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Datum:zaterdag 28 augustus 1965
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3A-367
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Transportes Aéreos Catarinense
Registratie: PP-AJE
Constructienummer: 3288
Bouwjaar: 1941
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Carauari Airport, AM (CAF) (   Brazilië)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Tefé Airport, AM (TFF/SBTF), Brazilië
Vliegveld van aankomst:Carauari Airport, AM (CAF/SWCA), Brazilië
The aircraft was engaged on a passenger service from Manaus to Cruzeiro do Sul with intermediate stops at Tefé and Carauari. The captain, although not qualified to do so, decided to use the flight for training purposes especially with regard to the landing drill. The co-pilot, under training, made the landing at Carauari, and during the ground roll the aircraft veered off the runway. The Captain took over control and attempted to overshoot but the aircraft collided with trees and caught fire. All passengers and crew evacuated safely.

Probable Cause:

Probable Cause: Incorrect training procedure - captain not qualified for training.


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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Tefé Airport, AM en Carauari Airport, AM bedraagt 291 km (182 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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