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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180171
Last updated: 25 January 2021
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Date:19-FEB-1948
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:private
Registration: PP-DJP
C/n / msn: D-1092
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near São Joaquim, SC -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Porto Alegre, RS (ca 15:15)
Destination airport:Santos, SP
Narrative:
"Beechcraft Bonanca" crashed after loss of propeller, when hit a tree top in a thunderstorm. Pilot, Industrial Herminio Pena, wife and daughter (16).

Sources:

Correio da Manhã 22 February 1948, p5/9 March 1948, p6
A Noite 26 February 1948, p4


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Oct-2015 10:09 TB Added
21-Jul-2016 19:05 Dr.John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn]
22-Nov-2019 17:07 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
22-Nov-2019 17:08 TB Updated [Narrative]
24-Jan-2021 13:59 TB Updated [Date, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Jan-2021 09:15 TB Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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