Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 HK-2761, Sunday 27 April 1986
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Date:Sunday 27 April 1986
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Owner/operator:ACES - Aerolineas Centrales de Colombia
Registration: HK-2761
MSN: 780
Year of manufacture:1982
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Fatalities:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:13 km from Tame -   Colombia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO)
Destination airport:Saravena-Los Colonizadores Airport (RVE/SKSA)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Struck a mountain at 8500 feet.


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  • 31st worst accident in 1986
  • 48th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 16th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time


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