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Last updated: 10 May 2021
Estado:Preliminar - Oficial
Fecha:sábado 22 septiembre 2001
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BN2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander
Operador:Fundação Nacional do Índio - FUNAI
Registración: PT-KTQ
Numéro de série: 493
Año de Construcción: 1976-02-21 (25 years 7 months)
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 4
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 5
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:39 km (24.4 milles) W of Rio Branco Airport, AC (RBR) (   Brasil)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Trabajos aéreos
Aeropuerto de Salida:Rio Branco-Plácido de Castro International Airport, AC (RBR/SBRB), Brasil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
A BN-2A Islander operated by the Brazilian National Indian Foundation was damaged beyond repair during a forced landing. The airplane departed Rio Branco Airport, AC (RBR) carrying three Japanese journalists who wanted to photograph isolated tribes in the area of Santa Rosa do Purus, AC. Some thirty minutes after takeoff one engine began to leak oil. The engine lost power and a forced landing was carried out at the Colorado Ranch, near Highway BR-364.

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