Date & Time: Mar 12, 2013 at 2030 LT
Type of aircraft:
Embraer EMB-821 Carajá
Operator:
Registration:
PT-VAQ
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Belém - Almeirim
MSN:
820140
YOM:
1987
Country:
Brazil
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
9
Pax fatalities:
9
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
10
Circumstances:
Crashed on approach to Almeirim Airport, Pará, while performing a charter flight from Belém-Val de Cães Airport with a pilot and nine employees of a company taking part to the construction of a hydro-electric station in the area. All ten occupants were killed and aircraft was destroyed by impact forces and post impact fire.