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Accident description
Last updated: 27 October 2016
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)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Departure airport:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brazil
Destination airport:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brazil
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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