Date & Time: Jul 1, 2008
Operator:
Registration:
PT-MEE
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
MSN:
208B-0344
YOM:
1993
Country:
Brazil
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a postal flight to Itaituba when he encountered technical problems enroute (engine?). Pilot elected to make an emergency landing on highway Santarém - Cuiabá. Shortly after landing, crew veered off runway to the right to avoid collision with vehicles. Aircraft went through a wooded area and came to rest. While both pilots were uninjured, aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Causes:
Technical failure.