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Last updated: 27 January 2022
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Datum:Mittwoch 10 April 1957
Zeit:15:20
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:REAL Transportes Aéreos
Kennzeichen: PP-ANX
Werknummer: 13048
Baujahr: 1944
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 23 / Insassen: 26
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 26 / Insassen: 30
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Ilha Anchieta, SP (   Brasilien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Rio de Janeiro (unknown airport), RJ, Brasilien
Flug nach:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brasilien
Unfallbericht:
The DC-3 was flying near Ubatuba when a no. 2 engine fire forced the crew to make an emergency descent for Ubatuba. Due to slight rain, the crew noticed Papagaio Peak (on Anchieta Island) when it was too late. The aircraft stalled during the evasive manoeuvre and crashed into the mountain.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Power plant failure for undetermined reasons."

Informationsquelle:
» ICAO Accident Digest No.9, Circular 56-AN/51 (91)


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