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Last updated: 14 August 2020
Fecha:lunes 12 noviembre 1990
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DHC5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada C-115 Buffalo (DHC-5)
Operador:Força Aérea Brasileira - FAB
Registración: 2350
Numéro de série: 15
Año de Construcción: 1968
Tripulación:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport, RJ (GIG) (   Brasil)
Elevación del lugar del accidente: 9 m (30 feet) amsl
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport, RJ (GIG/SBGL), Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:São Paulo-Campo de Marte Airport, SP (SBMT), Brasil
A de Havilland Canada C-115 Buffalo transport aircraft was destroyed in a takeoff accident at Rio de Janeiro-Galeão (GIG), Brazil. There were ten persons on board. One of them survived the accident.
The Buffalo operated on a flight from Rio de Janeiro-Galeão (GIG) to Brasília with en route stops at São Paulo-Campo de Marte Airport and Anapolis (APS).
Immediately after takeoff from runway 15, the airplane banked right and impacted the ground.

» Scramble Vol.12, nr.07
» Jornal do Brasil - 13 November 1990


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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 Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport, RJ to São Paulo-Campo de Marte Airport, SP as the crow flies is 354 km (221 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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