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Crash of a Beechcraft King Air C90GTi in Paraty: 2 killed

Accident description

  • Jan 3, 2016 at 1430 LT
  • PP-LMM
  • Landing (descent or approach)
  • Executive
  • No
  • Mountains
  • Campo de Marte - Paraty
  • LJ-1866
  • 2008
  • Paraty, Rio de Janeiro
  • Brazil
  • South America
  • 2
  • 2
  • 0
  • 0
  • 2
  • The twin engine aircraft left Campo de Marte AFB, in Sao Paulo, at 1334LT bound for Paraty Airfield, with an ETA at 1415LT. On approach, the aircraft hit tree tops and crashed in a dense wooded area located in a hilly terrain few km from the airfield. The aircraft was destroyed and both occupants were killed.