Date & Time: Aug 30, 1996 at 0947 LT
Type of aircraft:
Embraer C-95 Bandeirante
São José dos Campos - São José dos Campos
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The twin engine aircraft departed São José dos Campos Airport at 0840LT on a test flight on behalf of the Brazilian Aeronautics Institute of Technology. On board were six passengers and two pilots. About an hour into the flight, the aircraft struck a mountain located near Queluz. The aircraft was destroyed and all eight occupants were killed.