Date & Time: Dec 21, 1989 at 1400 LT
Type of aircraft:
Lockheed C-130 Hercules
Guayaramerín – Santa Cruz
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff, while in initial climb, of the engine failed. The aircraft lost height and crashed in a dense wooded area. Four occupants were injured while 24 others were killed, among them women and children.
Engine failure during initial climb for unknown reasons.