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Last updated: 25 September 2020
Fecha:miércoles 23 septiembre 1959
Tipo:SAAB Scandia 90A-1
Operador:VASP - Viação Aérea São Paulo
Registración: PP-SQV
Numéro de série: 90.106
Año de Construcción: 1950
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2180-E1
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 16 / Ocupantes: 16
Total:Fatalidades: 20 / Ocupantes: 20
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:4,5 km (2.8 milles) S of São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH) (   Brasil)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Rio de Janeiro-Santos Dumont Airport, RJ (SDU/SBRJ), Brasil
The Saab plane didn't gain enough height after takeoff from São Paulo-Congonhas Airport and crashed into the Vila Clara residential area of São Paulo.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The cause of the accident could not be determined."

» ICAO Accident Digest, Circular 62-AN/57 (181)
» The Deseret News - Sep 24, 1959
» Folha da Manhã - Sep 24, 1959


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Distance from São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP to Rio de Janeiro-Santos Dumont Airport, RJ as the crow flies is 364 km (228 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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