Accident description
Last updated: 24 July 2014
Status:
Date:Saturday 13 March 1948
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-53D-DO (DC-3)
Operator:Cruzeiro do Sul
Registration: PP-CBX
C/n / msn: 11658
First flight: 1943
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Juqueri Range, SP (   Brazil)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brazil
Narrative:
Crashed on the rocky slope of the Sierra Cristais.

Sources:
» Air Britain Casualty compendium (pt. 49)


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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