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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152188
Last updated: 7 June 2019
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Date:31-DEC-2012
Time:08:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic IPAN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-201A Ipanema
Owner/operator:Teruel Aviação Agrícola
Registration: PT-GSD
C/n / msn: 200322
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sonora, Mato Grosso do Sul -   Brazil
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:SSUA
Destination airport:SSUA
Narrative:
A agricultural plane crashed this morning on Monday (31) in Sonora, about 351 km from Campo Grande. According to Police, the victim was piloting an aircraft that crashed in an agricultural farm located within the municipality at around 8:30 am.
The property manager informed the police about the accident. The pilot provided services spraying agricultural crops for a particular company.

The National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) has thrown a team and Centre for Research and Prevention of Aeronautical Accidents (Cenipa) will be sent to the scene to investigate the cause of the accident. Police believe the accident was caused by mechanical failure in the aircraft.

Sources:

http://g1.globo.com/mato-grosso-do-sul/noticia/2012/12/piloto-morre-em-queda-de-aviao-agricola-em-fazenda-de-sonora-ms.html
http://desastresaereosnews.blogspot.com.br/
https://www.agrolink.com.br/noticias/aviao-agricola-cai-proximo-a-fazenda-e-piloto-morre_162567.html
http://www.jornaldanova.com.br/noticia/cidades/37,16562,piloto-morre-em-queda-de-avi%C3%A3o-agr%C3%ADcola-pr%C3%B3ximo-de-sonora


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jan-2013 11:31 jorgetadeu7 Added
02-Jan-2013 12:13 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
02-Jan-2013 22:02 cleberjc Updated [Source, Narrative]

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