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Accident description
Last updated: 16 October 2017
Date:Friday 13 January 1984
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas EC-54U (DC-4)
Operator:North East Bolivian Airways - NEBA
Registration: CP-1090
C/n / msn: 36036
First flight: 1945
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Cochabamba-J Wilsterman Airport (CBB) (   Bolivia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Cochabamba-J Wilsterman Airport (CBB/SLCB), Bolivia
Destination airport:?
The DC-4 returned to the airport because of a no. 2 engine failure. Propellers contacted the runway upon landing, causing the aircraft to ran off the side of the runway and strike a drainage ditch.

Runway excursion


photo of Douglas EC-54U CP-1090
CP-1090 was bought by NEBA after a two-year storage.
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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