Accident Sikorsky S-76A PP-MYM, 22 Jul 2004
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Time:08:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic S76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sikorsky S-76A
Owner/operator:BHS Táxi Aéreo
Registration: PP-MYM
MSN: 760216
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:160 km NE off Rio de Janeiro, RJ -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Departure airport:FPSO FPBRASIL
Destination airport:Petrobras platform P-31
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Crashed into sea after suffering an uncontained no1 RR 250-C30 engine failure, resulting in damage that caused a power loss on the no 2 engine. The accident is said to have happened about five minutes after it had taken off.

Sank after flotation gear partially failed. Five of those who died did not escape (1 died in the water).


Air International Sept 2004

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

19-Jun-2010 01:04 TB Added
20-Jun-2010 01:32 TB Updated [Operator]
02-Jan-2011 16:24 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source]
03-Jan-2011 15:09 TB Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Jun-2015 18:50 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
17-Apr-2016 15:53 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-May-2022 14:32 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
14-May-2022 14:32 Aerossurance Updated [[Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]]

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