Date & Time: Jul 2, 1954 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Lockheed L-414 Hudson
Salvador – Fortaleza
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Salvador Airport, while climbing, an engine failed. The airplane stalled and crashed in a field past the runway end. All 20 occupants were killed, among them five children.
Engine failure during initial climb.