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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 301369
 
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Date:18-NOV-2022
Time:c. 1800 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT5T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Air Tractor AT-502XP
Owner/operator:private
Registration: PP-OBL
MSN: 502A-3223
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:between Sorisso and Sinop -   Brazil
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Vera-Araçatuba Farm Airstrip, MT
Destination airport:Vera-Araçatuba Farm Airstrip, MT
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
The aircraft took off from the agricultural airstrip at the Araçatuba Farm, municipality of Vera, MT, at around 18:00 UTC, for a pesticide application. During a reversal turn to finish the application, the aircraft lost control and crashed into the ground in an area of closed forest.

Sources:

https://www.sonoticias.com.br/geral/aviao-cai-perto-da-br-163-entre-sorriso-e-sinop-um-morto/
https://radio93fm.com.br/queda-de-aviao-agricola-mata-uma-pessoa-no-nortao/
CENIPA


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Nov-2022 07:24 gerard57 Added
19-Nov-2022 08:25 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
19-Nov-2022 12:48 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
19-Nov-2022 12:59 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
19-Nov-2022 13:02 TB Updated [Source]
03-Dec-2022 19:53 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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