CFIT Accident Douglas C-47 (DC-3) HK-305, Saturday 26 November 1949
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Date:Saturday 26 November 1949
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Limitada Nacional de Servicio Aéreo - LANSA
Registration: HK-305
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Páramo Bogueche -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bucaramanga-Gomez Niño Airport
Destination airport:Cúcuta-Camilo Daza Airport (CUC/SKCC)
Narrative:
Crashed in mountainous terrain at an altitude of about 2000 feet.

Sources:

El Tiempo - 29 Nov 1949

Statistics

  • 48th worst accident in 1949
  • 482nd worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 243rd worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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