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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83201
Last updated: 3 September 2015
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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: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rio de Janeiro, RJ -   Brazil
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Stuttgart
Destination airport:Rio de Janeiro
While landing in the Guanabara Bay, the seaplane christened 'Tapajos' collided with the German ship christened 'Westphalen'. The aircraft sunk and was later found in a seven meters depth. Both crew were killed.


Revision history:

07-Dec-2010 15:13 TB Added
07-Dec-2010 15:17 TB Updated [Narrative]
27-Apr-2015 06:07 junior sjc Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
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