Accident
Last updated: 23 October 2014
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Fecha:sábado 12 abril 1980
Hora:20:38
Tipo:Boeing 727-27C
Operador:Transbrasil
Registración: PT-TYS
Numéro de série: 19111/297
Año de Construcción: 1966-07-01 (13 years 10 months)
Motores: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 8
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 47 / Ocupantes: 50
Total:Fatalidades: 55 / Ocupantes: 58
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:24 km (15 milles) de Florianópolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport, SC (FLN) (   Brasil) show on map
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Florianópolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport, SC (FLN/SBFL), Brasil
Número de Vuelo: 303
Descripción:
The Boeing was off course during an instrument approach to Florianopolis and struck a hill. The aircraft was flown by an inspector pilot on a training mission. A severe thunderstorm was active in the area.
PROBABLE CAUSES: Misjudged speed and distance, inadequate flight supervision, failure to initiate a go-around and improper operation of the engines.


Fuentes:
» ICAO Adrep Summary 5/94 (#7)


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Aircraft history
date registration operator remarks
01 JUL 1966 N7272 Braniff Airways
28 NOV 1975 PT-TYS Transbrazil

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Distance from São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP to Florianópolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport, SC as the crow flies is 486 km (304 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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