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Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Datum:Samstag 20 September 1980
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46A-35-CU Commando
Fluggesellschaft:Unknown
Kennzeichen: HI-197
Werknummer: 26716
Baujahr: 1943
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 6
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:vom Land entfernt von Peninsula de La Guajira (   Kolumbien)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Ungültiger Flug
Flug von:?
Flug nach:?
Unfallbericht:
A Dominican Republic-registered C-46 transport plane crashed at night into the sea off the Guajira Peninsula. All six on board were rescued.
The airplane was apparently used on a drug trafficking flight.

Informationsquelle:
» El Tiempo 22 September 1980, p3A


Fotos

photo of Curtiss-C-46A-Commando-HI-197
accident date: 20-09-1980
type: Curtiss C-46A Commando
registration: HI-197
 
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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