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Crash of a Cessna 551 Citation II in Sorocaba: 1 killed

Accident description

  • Jul 23, 2003 at 0840 LT
  • PT-LME
  • Landing (descent or approach)
  • Executive
  • Yes
  • City
  • Lins-Sorocaba
  • 551-0023
  • Sorocaba, São Paulo
  • Brazil
  • South America
  • 2
  • 0
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • On final approach, the aircraft crashed in the Vila Helena quarter and struck houses and cars before it came to rest short of runway.