Crash of a Piper PA-31 Navajo Chieftain in Colombia: 2 killed

Date & Time: Sep 12, 2003 at 1930 LT
Operator:
Registration:
XB-BAQ
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Medellin-Panama City
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:

Flying at night in VFR, the twin engine struck the side of a mountain near the city of Uraba. The aircraft left the airport of Medellin at 1700LT with a Mexican pilot and a Colombia passenger on board.

Crash of a Cessna 208 Caravan in Colombia: 3 killed

Date & Time: Mar 25, 2003 at 1920 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N5512B
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
MSN:
208-0299
YOM:
1992
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
Performing a flight on behalf of the Colombian Government to find trace of 3 passengers abducted by FARC rebels since the accident of 13FEB2003, the aircraft struck a hill near El Paujil.

Crash of a Rockwell Gulfstream 690C Jetprop 840 in Colombia: 2 killed

Date & Time: Jun 15, 1990
Operator:
Registration:
HK-2478W
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Cali – Bogotá
MSN:
690-11609
YOM:
1979
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances while on a flight from Cali to Bogotá. Both occupants were killed.

Crash of a Douglas AC-47B in Colombia: 8 killed

Date & Time: Aug 30, 1988 at 1400 LT
Operator:
Registration:
FAC-1650
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Villavicencio – Neiva
MSN:
14056/25501
YOM:
1944
Country:
Crew on board:
8
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
8
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances while on a flight from Villavicencio to Neiva. All eight occupants were killed.

Crash of a Douglas DC-3 in Colombia: 2 killed

Date & Time: Nov 19, 1982
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Orlando - Algarrobo
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The crew departed Orlando, Florida, on an illegal flight to Algarrobo, Magdalena. In unknown circumstances, the aircraft crashed in the department of Cesar. The aircraft was destroyed and both occupants (two US citizens) were killed.

Crash of a Douglas DC-7CF in Colombia

Date & Time: Dec 31, 1980
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N8219H
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
MSN:
45214/897
YOM:
1957
Country:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed somewhere in Colombia while on a drug smuggling flight after being shot down by the Colombian Army. The exact date remains unknown (somewhere in 1980) as well as the crew's fate.
Probable cause:
Shot down by the Colombian Army.

Crash of a Convair CV-440-38 Metropolitan in Colombia

Date & Time: Dec 31, 1980
Operator:
Registration:
N102US
Flight Type:
MSN:
378
YOM:
1956
Country:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances while trying to land on a remote airstrip somewhere in Colombia. The accident occurred somewhere in 1980 (the exact date remains unknown) during a drug smuggling flight.

Crash of a Budd RB-1 Conestoga in Colombia

Date & Time: Dec 31, 1957
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
HK-344X
Flight Phase:
MSN:
007
YOM:
1944
Country:
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crashed following an engine explosion in flight. Crew fate and exact date unknown.
Probable cause:
Engine explosion in flight.