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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168732
Last updated: 4 August 2019
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Date:05-OCT-1977
Time:c. 14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic M326 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer AT-26 Xavante (MB.326GC)
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Brasileira (FAB)
Registration: 4562
C/n / msn: 76101344
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Frutal, MG -   Brazil
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Xavantes trying emergency landings on a road (BR364) for unknown reasons. One crashed 200 meters from the road. Other landed on road successfully. The incident occured after the planes overflying the hydroelectrical dam over the São Simão canal just visiting by the Minister of Aviation.

Sources:

Scramble
Journal do Brasil 6 October 1977, p14


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Aug-2014 20:12 TB Added
14-Jul-2019 19:50 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
18-Jul-2019 08:03 TB Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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