ADES Colombia

ADES Colombia Wednesday May 15, 1991
Eight minutes after takeoff the No. 2 engine failed. The pilot turned back but crashed 1 mile short of the runway. The passengers were told to throw out cargo after which unfortunately they all moved towards the tail leading to a loss of control.

Crash Details

DateWednesday May 15, 1991
LocationLa Poyatta, Colombia
Passengers11
Crew3
Fatalities13
Survivors1
Aircraft TypeDouglas C-47B
OperatorADES Colombia
RegistrationHK-3177
Flight OriginVillavicencio
Flight Destination Miraflores Guaviarel
La Poyatta, Colombia
ADES Colombia
Douglas C-47B
1991