Accident Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina C-414, Saturday 10 January 1948
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Date:Saturday 10 January 1948
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina
Owner/operator:Vías Aéreas de Colombia - VIARCO
Registration: C-414
MSN: 529
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:3 km from Madrid Airport -   Colombia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Cartagena Airport (CTG/SKCG)
Destination airport:Madrid Air Base (SKMA)
Crashed near Madrid Airport. It is believed the accident was due to engine failure during an attempted go-around.


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