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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249882
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Date:15-APR-2021
Time:c. 12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic AB11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Boero AB-115
Owner/operator:Aeroclube Regional de Maringá
Registration: PP-GBC
MSN: 183-B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Paraná river, Presidente Epitácio -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Maringá-Regional de Maringá - Sílvio Nane Junior Airport, PR (MGF/SBMG)
Destination airport:Presidente Epitácio-Presidente Epitácio Airport, SP (SDEP)
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Narrative:
The aircraft took off from Silvio Name Junior Aerodrome (SBMG), Maringá, PR, bound for Presidente Epitácio Aerodrome (SDEP), SP, in order to carry out an instructional flight, with instructor and a student on board.
During touch and go training at SDEP, the crew reported a loss of power and decided to perform a ditching in the Paraná River.
The aircraft had substantial damage. The instructor was unhurt and the student suffered minor injuries.

Sources:

https://g1.globo.com/sp/presidente-prudente-regiao/noticia/2021/04/17/aviao-que-estava-submerso-e-retirado-do-rio-parana-dois-dias-apos-acidente-aereo-em-presidente-epitacio.ghtml
https://www.portalbueno.com.br/post.php?id=17883&t=aviao-que-afundou-no-rio-parana-em-epitacio-e-retirado-das-aguas

http://aeroclubemaringa.com.br/aeronave.php?id=28

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/89988_1607031527.jpg (photo)


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

6 Apr 2015 PP-GBC Maringá, PR unk


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Apr-2021 08:18 gerard57 Added
18-Apr-2021 08:22 gerard57 Updated [Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2021 09:12 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
23-Apr-2021 06:08 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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