ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232745
Last updated: 24 November 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:01-FEB-2020
Time:20:50 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Van's RV-9A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: PU-FMD
C/n / msn: FV-1738
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:near Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Teˇfilo Otoni Airport, MG (TFL/SNTO)
Destination airport:Teˇfilo Otoni Airport, MG (TFL/SNTO)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Narrative:
The aircraft took off from Kemil Kumaira Aerodrome (SNTO), Teˇfilo Otoni, MG, in order to perform a local flight, with one pilot and one passenger on board.
During the flight, around 8:50 pm (UTC), the aircraft was observed making a low passage over a lagoon near the runway of SNTO. Then, the pilot lost control of the aircraft and collided with the surface of the lagoon.
The aircraft was destroyed. The pilot and the passenger suffered fatal injuries.


Sources:

https://g1.globo.com/mg/vales-mg/noticia/2020/02/02/corpos-das-vitimas-do-acidente-com-aviao-monomotor-sao-resgatados-em-teofilo-otoni-no-vale-do-mucuri.ghtml
https://g1.globo.com/mg/vales-mg/noticia/2020/02/01/aviao-monomotor-cai-em-lagoa-as-margens-da-mg-217-em-teofilo-otoni-e-deixa-dois-mortos.ghtml
https://bhaz.com.br/2020/02/02/aviao-queda-teofilo/
https://noticias.uol.com.br/cotidiano/ultimas-noticias/2020/02/01/aviao-monomotor-cai-em-teofilo-otoni-mg-e-deixa-dois-mortos.htm

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 9 months
Download report: Final report
Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Feb-2020 14:26 Victor Added
03-Feb-2020 14:27 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
03-Feb-2020 19:42 RobertMB Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative, Plane category]
03-Feb-2020 19:44 RobertMB Updated [Time]
08-Feb-2020 08:04 cleberjc Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
24-Nov-2020 07:06 harro Updated [Narrative, Category, Accident report]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description