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Crash of a Boeing 727-200 in Bogota

Accident description

  • Aug 17, 2006 at 0054 LT
  • HK-3985
  • Taxiing
  • Cargo
  • Yes
  • Airport (less than 10 km from airport)
  • Bogota-Barranquilla
  • 20465/814
  • 1970
  • KRE192
  • Bogotá, Bogotá Capital District
  • Colombia
  • South America
  • 3
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 3
  • 71978

  • While on a taxiway for departure, the right landing gear broke. The aircraft stopped and was damaged beyond repair. All three crew escaped uninjured.