Accident Van's RV-9A PU-FMD, 01 Feb 2020
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232745
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Time:20:50 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic RV9 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Van's RV-9A
Registration: PU-FMD
MSN: FV-1738
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Teófilo Otoni Airport, MG (TFL/SNTO)
Destination airport:Teófilo Otoni Airport, MG (TFL/SNTO)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The aircraft took off from Kemil Kumaira Aerodrome (SNTO), Teófilo Otoni, MG, in order to perform a local flight, with one pilot and one passenger on board.
During the flight, around 8:50 pm (UTC), the aircraft was observed making a low passage over a lagoon near the runway of SNTO. Then, the pilot lost control of the aircraft and collided with the surface of the lagoon.
The aircraft was destroyed. The pilot and the passenger suffered fatal injuries.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 9 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

03-Feb-2020 14:26 Victor Added
03-Feb-2020 14:27 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
03-Feb-2020 19:42 RobertMB Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative, Plane category]
03-Feb-2020 19:44 RobertMB Updated [Time]
08-Feb-2020 08:04 cleberjc Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
24-Nov-2020 07:06 harro Updated [Narrative, Category, Accident report]

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