Accident Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3) 2063, Monday 8 January 1962
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Date:Monday 8 January 1962
Time:03:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-90-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Brasileira (FAB)
Registration: 2063
MSN: 20410
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near São Luíz-Tirirical (SLZ), MA -   Brazil
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Crashed in woods 1400 meters from runway 06 due to altimeter failure. Correio Aéreo Nacional (CAN).

Sources:

Folha de São Paulo 9 January 1962, p5
Correio da Manhã 9 January 1962, p5
O Estado de S.Paulo 9 January 1962, p7

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Sep-2015 19:14 TB Added
24-Sep-2015 16:29 TB Updated [Registration, Operator]
26-Oct-2015 17:42 TB Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
16-Sep-2021 19:10 TB Updated [Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]

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