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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63388
Last updated: 9 July 2019
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Time:10:20 LT
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: 4502
C/n / msn: 73041284
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:14
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fortaleza, CE -   Brazil
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:BA Fortaleza, CE
Destination airport:
Crashed in tree houses in a looping from four ship formation during festival at praia de Pirambu and exploded. Ten Av Pedro Rangel Molinos (26) and 14 on ground killed.


Folha de São Paulo 21 October 1973, p1+20/Folha de Sao Paulo 22 October 1973, p6

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
13-Aug-2014 16:26 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-Aug-2014 17:08 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2014 21:26 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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