ASN Aircraft accident Embraer EMB-110C Bandeirante PP-SBH Araatuba Airport, SP (ARU)
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Date:Friday 7 October 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic E110 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-110C Bandeirante
Operator:TAM Transportes Areos Regionais
Registration: PP-SBH
MSN: 110026
First flight: 1974
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 13
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 15
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Araatuba Airport, SP (ARU) (   Brazil)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Campo Grande Internacional Airport, MS (CGR/SBCG), Brazil
Destination airport:Araatuba Airport, SP (ARU/SBAU), Brazil
After two missed IFR approaches to runway 22 a VFR approach was conducted. While turning in, the aircraft struck the ground just short of the runway threshold.

» Gainesville Sun - Oct 8, 1983


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Campo Grande Internacional Airport, MS to Araatuba Airport, SP as the crow flies is 446 km (279 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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