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Last updated: 2 December 2021
Datum:xx SEP 1981
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-6
Registratie: N62242
Constructienummer: 42857/7
Bouwjaar: 1946
Bemanning:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: / inzittenden:
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:northeast Colombia (   Colombia)
Fase: Start (TOF)
Soort vlucht:Ilegale Vlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
A Douglas DC-6 aircraft reportedly crashed during takeoff from an airstrip in northeastern Colombia.
Allegedly the aircraft crashed on take-off when it failed to clear trees. At least one occupant, a loader, was killed.

Exact date unknown, likely September or October 1981.

» Stef Bailis (E-mail Feb 20, 2016)


photo of Douglas-DC-6-N62242
accident date: ??-09-1981
type: Douglas DC-6
registration: N62242
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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