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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28436
Last updated: 29 May 2015
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Date:15-JAN-1937
Time:
Type:Lockheed 5C Vega
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: NR105N
C/n / msn: 117
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Conceição do Serro, MG -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:
Departure airport:Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Destination airport:Portugal
Narrative:
The pilot and owner Joseph Costa was taking part to a rally from Rio de Janeiro to Portugal. While overflying State of Minais Gerais, technical problems forced the pilot to make an emergency landing. Pilot was unhurt while the single engine aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

Sources:
http://www.baaa-acro.com/1937/archives/crash-of-a-lockheed-vega-5-in-brazil/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
31-Aug-2013 15:17 ClearedForTakeOff Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
08-Sep-2013 20:07 213.138.234.227 Updated [Operator]
02-May-2015 19:29 junior sjc Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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