ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83201
Last updated: 16 September 2014
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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.
|C/n / msn:|| 2711|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Rio de Janeiro, RJ -
|Departure airport:||Stuttgart, Germany|
|Destination airport:||Rio de Janeiro, RJ|
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