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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192936
Last updated: 20 April 2021
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Time:c. 08:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-316ER (WL)
Owner/operator:LATAM Brasil
Registration: PT-MSY
C/n / msn: 42214/1043
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR) -   Brazil
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN/LEBL)
Destination airport:São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, SP (GRU/SBGR)
LATAM Brasil flight JJ8115 was hit by ground fire while on approach to São Paulo-Guarulhos Airport in Brazil.
The aircraft, a Boeing 767-316ER, operated on a regular passenger service from Barcelona, Spain. It was approaching runway 09R about 08:35 hours local time when it was hit by gun fire.
Photos show a 7,62 mm wide bullet lodged in the left hand slat of the airplane.

Later that day the aircraft was ferried to a LATAM maintenance facility at São Carlos Airport (SDSC) for repairs.




Photo of PT-MSY courtesy

Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
22 March 2016; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

18-Jan-2017 19:13 harro Added

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