Aerosucre HK3325X – 26. April 1989

Date  26.   April 1989
Location Barranquilla,   Colombia
C/N 219
Model  Caravelle   11R
Airline Aerosucre
Registration HK3325X
Occupants  3/3 + 2/2
Aircraft history HK-3325X c/n 219 Caravelle 11R, made its first   flight on June 1st 1967 as F-WJAK and was delivered to Air Afrique as TU-TCY   named “Yaounde” on July 17th 1967. It was then sold to Kabo Air in   1984 as 5N-AWQ and named “Sir A B Tafana Balewa”. It was ferried to   South America as HK-3288X and continued to fly until April 26th 1989 for   Aerosucre Colombia.
Accident description Shortly after takeoff for a flight to Bogota from  Barranquilla, Colombia the freight shifted aft due to the high angle of attack of the aircraft. The aircraft stalled and crashed.   All 3 pilots and 2 passengers died. The plane was carrying a VW “Beetle” and several tons of fresh meat.