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Fecha:miércoles 4 agosto 1982
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B721 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-21
Operador:Aerotal Colombia
Registración: HK-2559
Numéro de série: 18994/219
Año de Construcción: 1966-01-06 (16 years 7 months)
Motores: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 7
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 43
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 50
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Santa Marta-Simon Bolivar Airport (SMR) (   Colombia)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Pasajeros Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Santa Marta-Simón Bolívar Airport (SMR/SKSM), Colombia
The Boeing undershot the runway, causing it to bounce and landed heavily on the runway. The left main gear subsequently collapsed, and the Boeing ran off the side of the runway.


photo of Boeing-727-21-HK-2559
accident date: 04-08-1982
type: Boeing 727-21
registration: HK-2559
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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Boeing 727

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