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Last updated: 25 September 2021
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Datum:Sonntag 22 September 1968
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B721 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-59
Fluggesellschaft:Avianca
Kennzeichen: HK-1401
Werknummer: 19663/491
Baujahr: 1967-11-06 (11 months)
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 6
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 71
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 77
Sachschaden: nicht beschädigt
Unfallort:Camagüey Airport (CMW) (   Kuba)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Barranquilla-Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport (BAQ/SKBQ), Kolumbien
Flug nach:Cartagena Airport (CTG/SKCG), Kolumbien
Flugnummer:AV101
Unfallbericht:
An Avianca Boeing 727-59 was hijacked by a male passenger, shortly after takeoff from Barranquilla. He demanded to be taken to Cuba.
The plane continued to Camagüey Airport (CMW), Cuba.

Informationsquelle:
» El Tiempo - 12 Mar 1969
» El Tiempo - 24 Sep 1968


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Distance from Barranquilla-Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport to Cartagena Airport as the crow flies is 94 km (59 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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