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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161194
Last updated: 30 April 2020
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Time:11:59 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-132
Owner/operator:TAM Linhas Aéreas
Registration: PT-MZC
C/n / msn: 1092
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 101
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Serious incident
Location:near Rio de Janeiro -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Rio de Janeiro-Santos Dumont Airport, RJ (SDU/SBRJ)
Destination airport:Belo Horizonte-Tancredo Neves International Airport, MG (CNF/SBCF)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Struck small balloon at FL120.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

03-Oct-2013 07:20 harro Added

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