Accident description
Last updated: 22 July 2014
Status:
Date:Friday 7 October 1983
Type:Embraer 110C Bandeirante
Operator:TAM Transportes Aéreos Regionais
Registration: PP-SBH
C/n / msn: 110026
First flight: 1974
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 13
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 15
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Araçatuba Airport, SP (ARU) (   Brazil) show on map
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Campo Grande Internacional Airport, MS (CGR/SBCG), Brazil
Destination airport:Araçatuba Airport, SP (ARU/SBAU), Brazil
Narrative:
After two missed IFR approaches to runway 22 a VFR approach was conducted. While turning in, the aircraft struck the ground just short of the runway threshold.

Sources:
» Gainesville Sun - Oct 8, 1983


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Distance from Campo Grande Internacional Airport, MS to Araçatuba Airport, SP as the crow flies is 446 km (279 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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