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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238589
Last updated: 13 August 2020
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Date:23-JUL-2020
Time:17:00 UTC
Type:Feeling
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: PU-RKL
C/n / msn: RK-01
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Itamarati, Amazonas -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Itamarati-Matheus Lopes Maia da Silva Aerodrome, AM (SSSM)
Destination airport:Itamarati-Matheus Lopes Maia da Silva Aerodrome, AM (SSSM)
Narrative:
The float-equipped ultralight aircraft took off from Matheus Lopes Maia da Silva Aerodrome (SSSM), Itamarati, AM, in order to conduct a local flight, with a pilot on board.
For unknown reasons, the aircraft crashed into a closed forest area. The aircraft sustained substantial damage. The pilot suffered serious injuries.

The pilot was not licensed to fly and the owner of the plane was arrested for handing over the plane to a person without authorization to fly.

Sources:

https://g1.globo.com/am/amazonas/noticia/2020/07/24/aviao-de-pequeno-porte-cai-em-area-de-mata-em-itamarati-no-interior-do-amazonas-confirma-seripa.ghtml
https://d.emtempo.com.br/amazonas/213230/piloto-de-aviao-que-caiu-no-amazonas-nao-tinha-permissao-para-pilotar
http://painelsipaer.cenipa.aer.mil.br/QvAJAXZfc/opendoc.htm?document=SIGAER%2Fgia%2Fqvw%2Fpainel_sipaer.qvw&host=QVS%40cirros31-37&anonymous=true&sheet=SH04
https://www.portaldoaviador.com/eab-air-show-bate-recorde-em-novo-polo-aeronautico/eab-2014-daniel-popinga-portaldoaviador-005/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jul-2020 06:46 Victor Added
25-Jul-2020 07:00 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
26-Jul-2020 07:29 cleberjc Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Aug-2020 07:33 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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