Date & Time: Nov 23, 2008 at 1115 LT
Operator:
TL Air Taxi
Registration:
PT-OSR
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
City
Schedule:
Teresina - Recife
MSN:
BB-0784
YOM:
1981
Country:
Brazil
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
8
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
10000
Circumstances:
On final approach to Recife-Guararapes Airport, the twin engine aircraft stalled and crashed in a residential area. A passenger and a pilot were killed while eight others occupants were injured. No victims on the ground while the aircraft was destroyed.
Probable cause:
Double engine failure due to fuel exhaustion. Crew did not refuel the aircraft in Teresina prior to departure.
Final Report:
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