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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58942
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Date:12-MAR-2009
Time:21:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer EMB-712 Tupi
Owner/operator:Aeroclube de Brasilia
Registration: PT-VFI
MSN: 712-130
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Flamboyant Shopping Center Goiania -   Brazil
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:SWUZ
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Narrative:
Aircraft was stolen at Aeroclube de Brasilia at gunpoint by man with five-year old daughter. The man had previously beaten his wife earlier in the day. A pair of Brazilian Air Force airplanes were in pursuit of the aircraft when it crashed into the mall parking lot after running out of fuel. Both the pilot and his daughter were killed. Investigators found the fuel tanks dry at the accident scene.

Sources:

http://www.correiobraziliense.com.br/html/sessao_13/2009/03/12/noticia_interna,id_sessao=13&id_noticia=88329/noticia_interna.shtml
http://www.velozia.com/?p=833
Aircraft Manual
ANAC

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Mar-2009 07:42 Digitalis Added
14-Mar-2009 01:25 Digitalis Updated
14-Mar-2009 01:56 Dantas222 Updated
14-Mar-2009 01:57 harro Updated
24-Jun-2015 12:49 TB Updated [Location, Source]

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