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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177691
Last updated: 4 May 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-34-220T Seneca IV
Owner/operator:Finance Rebeca
Registration: PT-WSQ
C/n / msn: 3449055
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fazenda Ouro Verde, Luís Eduardo Magalhães, BA -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Taguatinga Airport (SWTY)
Destination airport:Barreiras Airport (SNBR)
On 04-10-2001, The twin-engined Piper Seneca IV crashed in the municipality of Luis Eduardo Magalhães, BA, while en route between Serra Dourada, Bahia and a destination in Tocantins State. The five occupants (pilot and four passengers) of the aircraft died. Acording to a rough translation into English of the official accident report:

"The aircraft of Finance Rebeca in the city of Serra Dourada, BA, bound for Taguatinga Airport (SWTY), where he spent little time on the ground and took off again to Barreiras, BA (SNBR), with the pilot and four passengers on board. En route, under good weather conditions, it came to crash into the ground at Fazenda Ouro Verde, located in the municipality of Luiz Eduardo Magalhães, BA, a cotton plantation area. The aircraft crashed into the back position, trailing by about ten meters, getting totally destroyed. The five occupants died in the accident".



Revision history:

10-Jul-2015 05:39 junior sjc Added
02-Feb-2016 18:35 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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