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Last updated: 22 September 2020
Fecha:jueves 19 junio 1986
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54D (DC-4)
Operador:Líneas Aéreas Suramericanas
Registración: HK-1808
Numéro de série: 10669
Año de Construcción: 1945
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-2000
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:3 km (1.9 milles) de La Macarena Airport (LMC) (   Colombia)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:La Macarena Airport (LMC), Colombia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Mitú-Fabio Alberto León Bentley Airport (MVP/SKMU), Colombia
Crashed while returning to the airport following a no. 4 engine (Pratt & Whitney R-2000) failure.
The aircraft carried 21 cows and an undetermined number of pigs.

» El Tiempo 21 June 1986, p2A


photo of Douglas-SC-54D-HK-1808
accident date: 19-06-1986
type: Douglas SC-54D
registration: HK-1808

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from La Macarena Airport to Mitú-Fabio Alberto León Bentley Airport as the crow flies is 406 km (254 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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