ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83201
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Date:03-MAY-1934
Time:
Type:Junkers W.34fi
Owner/operator:Syndicato Condor
Registration: PP-CAR
C/n / msn: 2711
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Rio de Janeiro, RJ -   Brazil
Phase: Landing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Stuttgart, Germany
Destination airport:Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Narrative:
The floatplane "Tapajos" collided with the German ship "Westphalen" during landing in the Guanabara Bay and sunk. Pilot Sylvio Canizares Veiga and mechanic Mário Rubim drowned. The aircraft was salvaged and rebuilt.

Sources:
http://www.desastresaereos.net/acidentes_brasil_1908-1949.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Dec-2010 15:13 TB Added
07-Dec-2010 15:17 TB Updated [Narrative]
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