Date & Time: Jan 14, 2011 at 1750 LT
Operator:
Registration:
PR-ART
Flight Type:
Executive
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Las Palmas - Brasilia - Goiânia
MSN:
BB-0806
YOM:
1981
Country:
Brazil
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
4
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
Crew started the descent in low visibility due to heavy rain. Pilots did not realize they were flying too low. Aircraft hit Mt Santo Antônio located eleven kilometers from airport and exploded. All six occupants, employees of the Brazilian construction group Araguaia, were killed.