Date & Time: Oct 15, 2004 at 0746 LT
Type of aircraft:
Douglas DC-3
Operator:
Registration:
HK-1503
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Villavicencio-Medellin
MSN:
17064/34331
YOM:
1945
Country:
Colombia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a cargo flight from Villavicencio to Medellin-José Maria Cordova airport. During descent in poor weather, the crew should divert to Medellin-Enrique Olaya Herrera airport de to thick fog at the other destination. On approach, the aircraft struck a mountain located dozen kilometres from airport. All occupants were killed. For unknown reasons, the crew was approaching too low.