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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146299
Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P32R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-721C Sertanejo
Registration: PT-EKM
C/n / msn: 721058
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Sinop, Mato Grosso -   Brazil
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:OPS/SWSI
Destination airport:
Shortly after takeoff from Presidente Joćo Figueiredo Airport - SWSI, Sinop, Mato Grosso, the aircraft, an Embraer EMB-721C Sertanejo (Embraer licence built version of the Piper PA-32R-300 Cherokee Lance), PT-EKM, experienced mechanical problems and force landed in a cotton field about 2 miles from the departure airport, sustaining apparent substantial damage.

The pilot and 5 passengers onboard the aircraft were not injured.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

13-Jun-2012 13:58 Geno Added
13-Jun-2012 18:26 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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