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Date of Accident:20 April 1998Help
Airline:Transportes Aéreos Militares Ecuatorianos   Help
Aircraft:Boeing 727-230   Help
Location:Bogota, ColombiaHelp
Registration:HC-BSUHelp
Previous Registrations:D-ABKS, FAE622Help
Flight Number:422Help
Fatalities:53:53Help
MSN:21662Help
Line Number:1431Help
Engine Manufacturer:Pratt & WhitneyHelp
Engine Model:JT8D-15Help
Year of Delivery:1979Help
Accident Description:The aircraft crashed into terrain shortly after takeoff from El Dorado International Airport. Failure of the flight crew to execute a right turn shortly after takeoff, as prescribed in the departure publications, even after being warned by Air Traffic Control that they had failed to make the required turn. The aircraft was operating for Air France.
 
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