Date & Time: Jul 30, 1966 at 1531 LT
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DHC-2 Beaver
Scheduled Revenue Flight
Medellín –Puerto Berrío
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Medellín Airport, while climbing, the engine failed. The pilot elected to make an emergency landing when control was lost. The airplane crashed in flames an industrial area located near the airport, killing all eight occupants.
Engine failure during initial climb.