Transportes Aereos del Caribe

Transportes Aereos del Caribe Sunday December 21, 1980
A fire and explosion took place 5 minutes after taking off. The explosion was possibly caused by a bomb placed in the rear section of the aircraft.

Crash Details

DateSunday December 21, 1980
LocationNear Rio Hacha, Colombia
Passengers63
Crew7
Fatalities70
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeAerospatiale Caravelle 6R
OperatorTransportes Aereos del Caribe
RegistrationHK-1810
Flight OriginRio Hacha
Flight Destination Medellin
Near Rio Hacha, Colombia
Transportes Aereos del Caribe
Aerospatiale Caravelle 6R
1980