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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230238
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:26-NOV-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C180 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 180
Owner/operator:Unkown
Registration: PT-BHG
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Trair„o, PA -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Itaituba, PA
Destination airport:CuiabŠ, MT
Narrative:
The wreckage of an airplane that was missing for 40 years was found by a local farmer. All four occupants are presumed to have died in the crash. Family members of the missing identified the airplane by it's registration.

Sources:

https://g1.globo.com/pa/para/noticia/2019/09/30/destrocos-de-aviao-que-caiu-ha-40-anos-sao-encontrados-em-novo-progresso-no-pa.ghtml

https://www.midiamax.com.br/cotidiano/2019/apos-40-anos-familia-encontra-destrocos-de-aviao-que-matou-piloto-de-ms

https://noticias.uol.com.br/cotidiano/ultimas-noticias/2019/10/01/familias-de-vitimas-encontram-restos-de-aviao-que-caiu-na-amazonia-em-1979.htm


Revision history:

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