ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59928
Last updated: 19 July 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:28-FEB-1975
Time:08:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic S58T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky S-58ET
Owner/operator:VOTEC Táxi Aéreo
Registration: PT-HFR
C/n / msn: 58-1538
Fatalities:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 14
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Baixio, RN -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Baixio, RN
Destination airport:Petrobrás Natal, RN
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Narrative:
Entered left spin and struck ground. Post cash fire. TR failure suspected. Pilot and co-pilot survived. Twelve officials of Petromar were killed/

Ex German Air Force H-34G-III 80+68.

Sources:

WAAS / ICAO Summary 5/75
Folha de São Paulo 1 March 1975, p8
http://sistema.cenipa.aer.mil.br/cenipa/paginas/relatorios/rf/pt/pthfr_1975.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-May-2009 12:49 zerocinquanta Added
16-Jul-2010 08:50 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
09-Aug-2014 19:41 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2014 10:01 TB Updated [Operator, Narrative]
22-Jul-2019 17:08 TB Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Jul-2020 18:39 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Source]
19-Jul-2020 18:46 harro Updated [Narrative, Accident report, ]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description