Accident Beechcraft B200 Super King Air HK-4422, Thursday 11 October 2007
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Date:Thursday 11 October 2007
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft B200 Super King Air
Owner/operator:Rio Sur
Registration: HK-4422
MSN: BB-377
Year of manufacture:1978
Total airframe hrs:10934 hours
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-41
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG) -   Colombia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO)
Destination airport:Leticia-Alfredo Vásquez Cobo Airport (LET/SKLT)
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
A Beechcraft B200 Super King Air, HK-4422, was destroyed when it impacted the ground, shortly after takeoff from the Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG). Two flight crew members, three passengers, and two persons on the ground were fatally injured. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the air ambulance flight.
The pilot declared an emergency immediately after takeoff from runway 13L. He did not state the nature of the emergency. The airplane banked right abruptly, passed a hangar and impacted houses near the approach end of the runway.

PROBABLE CAUSE: Undetermined

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: Aerocivil
Report number: Final report
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report




  • 30th worst accident in 2007
  • 21st worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 16th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time


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