Accident description
Last updated: 1 November 2014
Status:
Date:Sunday 15 September 1968
Time:ca 21:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers 827 Viscount
Operator:VASP - Viação Aérea São Paulo
Registration: PP-SRE
C/n / msn: 399
First flight: 1958
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Ground casualties:Fatalities: 1
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:7,5 km (4.7 mls) from São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH) (   Brazil) show on map
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brazil
Destination airport:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brazil
Narrative:
The Viscount took off from São Paulo for a training flight involving touch-and-go landings under simulated emergency conditions on three and two engines. The aircraft was found to have crashed 7450 m beyond the end of the runway.

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Distance from São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP to São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP 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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