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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234907
Last updated: 24 April 2020
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Date:08-APR-2020
Time:16:00 Local
Type:Light plane
Owner/operator:Unknown
Registration: Unknown
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Iracema, Roraima -   Brazil
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A pilot died in the hospital after the crash of a small plane in Iracema, RR. When investigators arrived at the crash site the aircraft had been removed. Police suspect illegal gold mining workers "garimpeiros" may have hidden the wreckage to preclude any possible investigation. Model and registration of the plane involved are unknown.

Sources:

https://folhabv.com.br/noticia/POLICIA/Ocorrencias/Piloto-morre-em-hospital-apos-queda-de-aeronave/64505

https://g1.globo.com/rr/roraima/noticia/2020/04/08/piloto-morre-apos-queda-de-aviao-e-aeronave-desaparece-em-rr-diz-pm.ghtml


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Apr-2020 15:34 Victor Added
24-Apr-2020 09:27 The2ndBaron Updated [Other fatalities, Damage]

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