Accident description
Last updated: 20 October 2014
Status:
Date:Monday 19 December 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-30-DK Dakota III
Operator:Aerovias Brasil
Registration: PP-AXG
C/n / msn: 13850/25295
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Airplane damage: Missing
Airplane fate: Presumed damaged beyond repair
Location:near Vitoria, ES (   Brazil)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Vitória-Goiabeiras Airport, ES (VIX/SBVT), Brazil
Destination airport:Vitória-Goiabeiras Airport, ES (VIX/SBVT), Brazil
Narrative:
The aircraft, named "Amazonas", disappeared while on a training flight. The DC-3 possibly crashed at sea.

Sources:
» Douglas DC-3 Production List (Issue no. 28)


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Distance from Vitória-Goiabeiras Airport, ES to Vitória-Goiabeiras Airport, ES as the crow flies is 0 km (0 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.
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