Date & Time: Aug 15, 1938
Type of aircraft:
Junkers JU.52
Operator:
Registration:
PP-CAT
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Rio de Janeiro – Vitória
MSN:
4024
YOM:
1933
Country:
Brazil
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
4
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
5
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from the Guanabara Bay, in Rio de Janeiro, the three engine seaplane christened 'Anahangu' went out of control and crashed into the sea. All nine occupants were killed.