Date & Time: Feb 23, 1957 at 0950 LT
Type of aircraft:
São Paulo – Rio de Janeiro – Brasilia – Belém
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The aircraft departed São Paulo-Congonhas Airport at 0910LT on a cargo flight to Belém with intermediate stops at Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia. About 40 minutes after takeoff, the three engine airplane crashed in flames in a field located about 10 km west of Salesópolis, 70 km east of Congonhas Airport. The aircraft was destroyed and all six occupants were killed.