Date & Time: Jun 16, 1987 at 0745 LT
Type of aircraft:
Embraer C-95 Bandeirante
Ponta Pelada – Boa Vista
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Fifteen minutes after takeoff from Ponta Pelada AFB, en route to Boa Vista, one of the engine lost power. The crew elected to return but as he was unable to maintain a safe altitude, he attempted an emergency landing when the aircraft crashed onto a house. All nine occupants were injured and one people in the house was killed.
Engine problems for unknown reasons.