Date & Time: Jun 21, 1977 at 0830 LT
Type of aircraft:
Curtiss C-46 Commando
Aeronorte Colombia - Aerovias del Norte
Bogotá - Tame
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff, the left engine caught fire and failed. The airplane lost speed and height then crashed in flames near the runway end. all three occupants were evacuated while the aircraft was destroyed.
Left engine fire on takeoff for unknown reasons.