#OnThisDay in 1990, Avianca Flight 52 runs out of fuel over New York

27 years ago today, Avianca Flight 52 (HK-2016) was a scheduled passenger flight from El Dorado International Airport, Colombia to John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York with a stopover at José María Córdova International Airport, Colombia. The Boeing 707-321B was carrying 149 passengers & 9 crew members.  HK-2016, the accident aircraft involved.  ACCIDENT Avianca Flight…