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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169531
Last updated: 17 July 2020
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Time:09:00 LT
Type:Bell 47J (HU-3)
Owner/operator:Aviação Naval Brasileira
Registration: N-7005
C/n / msn: 1730
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rio de Janeiro, RJ -   Brazil
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Palácio Rio Negro
Destination airport:Petrópolis
Hit palm tree crashed and caught fire. Journalist and a photographer. Governeur do RJ Roberto T. Silveira (37) seriously injured. Silveira died eight days later of burns. Pilot escaped unhurt.


Folha de São Paulo 21 February 1961, p1+16/5 February 1980, p3
Correio da Manhã 21 February 1961, p7

Revision history:

04-Sep-2014 13:15 TB Added
04-Sep-2014 16:51 TB Updated [Plane category]
06-Sep-2014 20:06 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Oct-2015 16:40 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
14-Oct-2015 17:30 TB Updated [Total occupants, Source, Narrative]

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