Avianca

Avianca Sunday February 25, 1962
After taking off the crew of the cargo plane declared an emergency and crashed shortly after. The faulty procedure on the part of the pilot who made the en route climb from Manizales to San Felix at a low altitude, so that the aircraft became trapped in a canyon and crashed in the San Felix pass at La Aguadita after stalling during a turn at 9,000 ft.

Crash Details

DateSunday February 25, 1962
LocationMunicipio de Marulanda, Colombia
Passengers0
Crew2
Fatalities2
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDouglas C-47A
OperatorAvianca
RegistrationHK-502
Flight OriginManizales
Flight Destination Bogota
Municipio de Marulanda, Colombia
Avianca
Douglas C-47A
1962