Runway excursion Accident Douglas C-47 (DC-3) HK-159, Wednesday 15 March 1961
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Date:Wednesday 15 March 1961
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Avianca
Registration: HK-159
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 16
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Category:Accident
Location:Montería-Los Garzones Airport (MTR) -   Colombia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Medellín (unknown airport)
Destination airport:Montería-Los Garzones Airport (MTR/SKMR)
Narrative:
Left the runway on landing and ran into barbed wire fence.

Sources:

El Tiempo 16 March 1961, p6

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