Crash of a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan in Porto Trombetas: 1 killed
Date & Time: Sep 10, 2022
Porto Trombetas - Ayaramã
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After takeoff from Porto Trombetas Airport, the pilot encountered engine problems and attempted an emergency landing. The airplane crashed in a wooded area and was destroyed. The pilot was killed and all four passengers were injured. They were en route to Ayaramã to provide dental assistance to locals. On board were one dentist, one assistant, one nurse and one employee of the Brazilian Institute for Geography and Statistics.