Lineas Aereas Nacionales SA (Peru) Flight 502

Lineas Aereas Nacionales SA (Peru) Flight 502Sunday August 9, 1970
The flight crashed shortly after takeoff after the No. 3 engine failed. Procedural error after an emergency occurred. With flaps retracted, the aircraft lost altitude and crashed while in a turn. The improper execution of engine-out procedures by the flight crew with contributing factors of improper loading of the aircraft and improper maintenance procedures by company personnel.

Crash Details

DateSunday August 9, 1970
LocationNear Cuzco, Peru
Passengers91
Crew9
Fatalities99
Survivors1
Aircraft TypeLockheed 188A Electra
OperatorLineas Aereas Nacionales SA (Peru)
RegistrationOB-R939
Flight OriginCuzco
Flight Destination Lima
Near Cuzco, Peru
Lineas Aereas Nacionales SA (Peru)
Lockheed 188A Electra
1970