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Accident description
Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Date:Friday 23 October 1992
Time:10:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic E110 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer R-95 Bandeirante (EMB-110B)
Operator:Força Aérea Brasileira - FAB
Registration: 2243
C/n / msn: 110138
First flight: 1977
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:2 km (1.3 mls) SE of Recife-Guararapes International Airport, PE (REC) (   Brazil)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Recife-Guararapes International Airport, PE (REC/SBRF), Brazil
Destination airport:Recife-Guararapes International Airport, PE (REC/SBRF), Brazil
Narrative:
The Embraer R-95 Bandeirante crashed on the grounds of the Hospital da Aeronáutica, a hospital in Piedade, Jaboatão dos Guararapes.
The airplane was operating on a low level display flight over the 2nd Regional Air Command (COMAR II) in celebration of the Dia do Aviador (Aviator Day).

Sources:
» Scramble 165
» Folha de Sao Paulo 24-10-1992


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