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Last updated: 28 November 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 19 November 1947
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated C-10 Catalina (PBY-5)
Fluggesellschaft:Força Aérea Brasileira - FAB
Kennzeichen: 6502
Werknummer: 1079
Besatzung:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 16 / Insassen: 16
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Porto de Moz, PA (   Brasilien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Belém (unknown airport), PA, Brasilien
Flug nach:Manaus Air Base, AM (PLL/SBMN), Brasilien
Went missing with 16 occupants. Wreckage discovered from the air 22 December 1947 at Fazenda Aquiqui with no sign of survivors.

» Associaçao Brasileira de Catalineiros
» El Litoral 23 December 1947, p1
» Folha da Manhã 23 December 1947, p4
» Folha da Manhã 27 December 1947, p3


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