Accident Embraer EMB-110C Bandeirante PT-SBB, Thursday 8 February 1979
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Date:Thursday 8 February 1979
Type:Silhouette image of generic E110 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Embraer EMB-110C Bandeirante
Owner/operator:TAM Transportes Aéreos Regionais
Registration: PT-SBB
MSN: 110010
Year of manufacture:1973
Fatalities:Fatalities: 18 / Occupants: 18
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Bauru, SP -   Brazil
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bauru Airport, SP (BAU/SBBU)
Destination airport:São Paulo (unknown airport), SP
Struck trees and crashed into flames.



  • 23rd worst accident in 1979
  • 5th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • worst accident of this aircraft type at the time


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