Accident Cessna 208B Grand Caravan PT-MEE, Sunday 29 October 2023
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Date:Sunday 29 October 2023
Time:c. 06:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Owner/operator:ART Táxi Aéreo Ltda
Registration: PT-MEE
MSN: 208B0344
Year of manufacture:1993
Fatalities:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Rio Branco–Plácido de Castro Intl. Airport (RBR), AC -   Brazil
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Rio Branco-Plácido de Castro International Airport, AC (RBR/SBRB)
Destination airport:João Fonseca Airport
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Cessna 208B Grand Caravan, operated by ART Táxi Aéreo, was destroyed when it crashed in a heavily wooded area shortly after takeoff from Rio Branco–Plácido de Castro International Airport (RBR), Brazil.
The two pilots and ten passengers perished.

Sources: (photo)

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

1 July 2008 PT-MEE TAM - Táxi Aéreo Marília 0 Divinópolis, PA sub
Forced landing



Revision history:

29-Oct-2023 16:00 gerard57 Added
29-Oct-2023 16:05 gerard57 Updated
29-Oct-2023 17:20 Aerossurance Updated
29-Oct-2023 18:51 cleberjc Updated
29-Oct-2023 19:03 harro Updated
29-Oct-2023 19:41 TB Updated
29-Oct-2023 20:45 RobertMB Updated
29-Oct-2023 20:49 Captain Adam Updated
30-Oct-2023 05:40 RobertMB Updated
30-Oct-2023 16:41 TB Updated
31-Oct-2023 01:24 Captain Adam Updated
31-Oct-2023 13:11 TB Updated

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