Loss of control Accident Embraer EMB-201A Ipanema PT-GYZ, Friday 11 January 2019
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Date:Friday 11 January 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic IPAN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Embraer EMB-201A Ipanema
Owner/operator:Garça Aviação Agrícola Ltda.
Registration: PT-GYZ
MSN: 200474
Year of manufacture:1983
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Granja Tucumã, RS -   Brazil
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Granja Tucumã
Destination airport:Granja Tucumã
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The aircraft took off from the landing area for agricultural use at Granja Tucumã, located in the municipality of São Borja, RS, around 13h40min (UTC), in order to carry out a spray flight in soybean crops, with a pilot on board.
During the descent to the application, in an attempt to avoid a transmission line from the local electrical network, the pilot collided against a ditch of the crop, losing control of the aircraft, which hit the ground.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year
Download report: Final report



Revision history:

22-Jan-2020 07:42 harro Added
22-Jan-2020 07:43 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Accident report, ]

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