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Last updated: 30 November 2021
Datum:Dienstag 14 Januar 1936
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju-52/3m
Fluggesellschaft:Fuerza Aérea Colombiana
Kennzeichen: 624
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 10 / Insassen: 16
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 13 / Insassen: 19
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Tres Esquinas Air Base (TQS) (   Kolumbien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Puerto Boyacá Airport (PYA/SKVL), Kolumbien
Flug nach:Tres Esquinas Air Base (TQS/SKTQ), Kolumbien
The Ju-52/3m, floatplane crashed due to mechanical failure. All three crew members and 10 passengers killed.

» El Tiempo 16 January 1936, p1+13/17 January 1936, p1+last/19 January 1936, p1+14/20 January 1936, p1


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Distance from Puerto Boyacá Airport to Tres Esquinas Air Base as the crow flies is 581 km (363 miles).

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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