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Date: 20 December 1995
Airline: American Airlines
Flight No.: 965
Aircraft: B757-200
Location: Cali, Colombia
Fatalities: 160:164

Photographer: Unknown

The aircraft crashed while on approach to Cali due to crew/system error. The crew entered a fix into the navigational computer, and the aircraft began to turn the wrong way. At night, in the dark, the crew initiated a climb, but failed to retract the spoilers. The aircraft stalled and hit a mountain.




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