Accident
Last updated: 21 September 2014
Estado:
Fecha:miércoles 10 abril 1957
Hora:15:20
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Operador:REAL Transportes Aéreos
Registración: PP-ANX
Numéro de série: 13048
Año de Construcción: 1944
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 23 / Ocupantes: 26
Total:Fatalidades: 26 / Ocupantes: 30
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Ilha Anchieta, SP (   Brasil)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Rio de Janeiro (unknown airport), RJ, Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brasil
Descripción:
The DC-3 was flying near Ubatuba when a no. 2 engine fire forced the crew to make an emergency descent for Ubatuba. Due to slight rain, the crew noticed Papagaio Peak (on Anchieta Island) when it was too late. The aircraft stalled during the evasive manoeuvre and crashed into the mountain.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Power plant failure for undetermined reasons."

Fuentes:
» ICAO Accident Digest No.9, Circular 56-AN/51 (91)


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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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