Date & Time: Mar 31, 2008 at 0700 LT
Type of aircraft:
Neiva NE-821 Carajá
Operator:
Registration:
PT-VCI
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Salvador-Lençois
MSN:
820-144
YOM:
1987
Country:
Brazil
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a cargo flight from Salvador to Lençóis with bank notes on board. During the approach procedure, the twin engine aircraft crashed 2 km short of runway 32. Both occupants were killed. The visibility was low at the time of the accident due to bad weather conditions.