ASN Aircraft accident CASA C-212-A2 Aviocar 100 6516 Lisboa-Portela de Sacavém Airport (LIS)
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Date:Friday 19 November 1976
Type:Silhouette image of generic C212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
CASA C-212-A2 Aviocar 100
Operator:Força Aérea Portuguesa
Registration: 6516
MSN: 47
First flight: 1975-12-09 (1 years)
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Lisboa-Portela de Sacavém Airport (LIS) (   Portugal)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:Tancos Air Base (LPTN), Portugal
Destination airport:Lisboa-Portela de Sacavém Airport (LIS/LPPT), Portugal
Crashed into a mountain when performing an ILS approach to runway 21 at Lisboa-Portela de Sacavém Airport (LIS).

Controlled Flight Into Terrain (CFIT) - Mountain

» José Vilhena


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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 Tancos Air Base to Lisboa-Portela de Sacavém Airport as the crow flies is 101 km (63 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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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