Date & Time: Dec 4, 2013
Type of aircraft:
Britten-Norman Islander
Operator:
Registration:
PT-WMY
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Ambulance
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Pukanu - Novo Progresso
MSN:
314
YOM:
1974
Country:
Brazil
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
3
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
5
Circumstances:
Crew was performing an ambulance flight from the village of Pukanu, State of Pará, to carry three Kaiapó (Kayapo) Indians who should be treated urgently. En route to the air base of Cachimbo located in Novo Progresso, aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances in a wooded area, killing all five occupants.