Accident
Last updated: 28 August 2014
Estado:
Fecha:lunes 6 junio 1949
Hora:ca 14:00
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-50-DK (DC-3)
Operador:Força Aérea Brasileira - FAB
Registración: FAB2023
Numéro de série: 17098/34365
Año de Construcción: 1945
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 22 / Ocupantes: 22
Total:Fatalidades: 28 / Ocupantes: 28
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:ca 20 km E of Florianópolis, SC (   Brasil) show on map
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Militar
Aeropuerto de Salida:Florianópolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport, SC (FLN/SBFL), Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Porto Alegre-Canoas Air Base, RS (SBCO), Brasil
Descripción:
Shortly after takeoff from Florianópolis, the C-47 ran into heavy overcast. Four minutes after the crew radioed that they were flying on instruments, the airplane flew into the side of Cambirela Peak in the foothills of the Serra da Boa Vista.

Fuentes:
» Peak Disaster (Time 20-06-1949)


Fotos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Florianópolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport, SC to Porto Alegre-Canoas Air Base, RS as the crow flies is 357 km (223 miles).

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.
languages: English Français Nederlands Deutsch Espanol

Share
Share

Douglas DC-3

  • 1656th loss
  • ca 13.000 built
  • 7th worst accident (a la hora)
  • 55th worst accident (actualmente)
safety profile

 Brasil
  • worst accident (a la hora)
  • 24th worst accident (actualmente)
»safety profile