|Date||21. August 1973|
|Occupants||0/6 + 0/??|
YV-C-AVI c/n 20 Caravelle 3, made its first flight on January 8th 1060 as F-WJAK and was delivered to Air Algérie as F-OBNH 6 days later. It was converted to series 3 standards in May 1961. On December 15th 1961 Varig bought c/n 20 and registered it PP-VJI. It was withdrawn from use and stored at JFK, New York in December 1963. On August 13th 1964 the plane was bought by Avensa and registered YV-C-AVI and leased to VIASA/PIASA in June 1969 and returned to Avensa one year later.
|Accident description||YV-C-AVI made a hard landing causing the undercarriage to fail. The aircraft was written off and scrapped soon after.|