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Last updated: 6 July 2020
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Datum:Donnerstag 27 Februar 1975
Zeit:06:33
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic E110 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-110C Bandeirante
Fluggesellschaft:VASP - Viação Aérea São Paulo
Kennzeichen: PP-SBE
Werknummer: 110021
Baujahr: 1974
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 13 / Insassen: 13
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 15 / Insassen: 15
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:1,5 km (0.9 Meilen) NW of São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH) (   Brasilien)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH/SBSP), Brasilien
Flug nach:Bauru Airport, SP (BAU/SBBU), Brasilien
Flugnummer: 640
Unfallbericht:
VASP flight 640 took off from runway 34 at São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, Brazil. Shortly after takeoff the no. 2 hand engine lost power. The pilot began a left hand turn in order to return to Congonhas. The aircraft lost altitude and impacted a residential area.
The airplane operated on a domestic flight to Bauru and Araçatuba Airport, SP (ARU).

Informationsquelle:
» Flight International 06 March 1975 (350)
» Chicago Tribune (Feb 28, 1975)
» O rastro da bruxa: história da aviação comercial brasileira no século XX / Carlos Ari César Germano da Silva


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Distance from São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP to Bauru Airport, SP as the crow flies is 283 km (177 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few 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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