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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195018
Last updated: 9 April 2020
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Time:09:45 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-810C Seneca II
Owner/operator:Unknown (illegal flight)
Registration: PT-ENY
C/n / msn: 810134
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tangara de Serra, Mato Grosso -   Brazil
Phase: Landing
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Tangara de Serra, Matto Grosso
Investigating agency: CENIPA
A twin-engined airplane loaded with approximately 400 kg of cocaine base paste landed in the rural area of Tangará da Serra, 242 km from Cuiabá. The pilot, sensing the approach of the Federal and Military police, tried to attack and lost control of the aircraft. There were two people on the plane and three inside a truck that would be used to transport the drug. There were shots exchanged at the scene and two of the suspects were injured and rescued. Both were arrested.


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

Revision history:

25-Apr-2017 13:17 gerard57 Added
25-Apr-2017 13:18 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
26-Apr-2017 06:37 cleberjc Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
03-May-2017 17:12 Geno Updated [Cn, Source, Embed code]
26-May-2018 17:58 harro Updated [Time, Embed code]
01-Nov-2019 16:53 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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