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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220753
Last updated: 5 November 2019
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Date:12-JAN-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee
Owner/operator:Aerodinâmica Aviação Agrícola
Registration: PR-MJA
C/n / msn: 25-2636
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rio Passo Fundo, Campinas do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul -   Brazil
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Campinas do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul
Destination airport:Campinas do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul
Narrative:
An agricultural plane crashed early in the evening while spraying pesticides in a soybean crop. As the Fire Department reported, the aircraft fell into the water, in a dam on the Passo Fundo River, and was located Sunday afternoon (13) after the body of the pilot was found attached at the seat of the plane. At the site, the water depth is over 10 meters.

Sources:

https://www.correiodopovo.com.br/Noticias/Geral/2019/1/670867/Bombeiros-encontram-aviao-agricola-que-caiu-em-Campinas-do-Sul,-no-interior-do-RS
https://jornalboavista.com.br/13012019localizado-aviao-agricola-que-caiu-na-barragem-do-rio-passo-fundo
http://auonline.com.br/web/noticia.php?id=40935%7Caviao-agricola-cai-e-piloto-desaparece
https://gauchazh.clicrbs.com.br/geral/noticia/2019/01/aviao-agricola-cai-em-barragem-no-norte-do-rs-cjqu1tbcz008t01pk0cmq4bs5.html
https://diariodamanha.com/noticias/aviao-agricola-cai-no-interior-de-campinas-do-sul/
https://www.studio.fm.br/2019/01/aviao-agricola-cai-no-interior-de-campinas-do-sul/

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8374090 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2019 08:14 cleberjc Added
13-Jan-2019 08:33 RobertMB Updated [Source]
13-Jan-2019 11:19 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
13-Jan-2019 11:20 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
14-Jan-2019 07:06 cleberjc Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]
17-Jan-2019 15:59 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
17-Jan-2019 17:02 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]

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