Accident description
Last updated: 3 November 2012
Date:24 FEB 1981
Type:Embraer 110P Bandeirante
Operator:VOTEC Servicios Aéreos Regionais
Registration: PT-GLB
C/n / msn: 110144
First flight: 1977
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 12
Total:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 14
Airplane damage: Written off
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Belém Airport, PA (BEL) (Brazil)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tucurui Airport, PA (TUR) (TUR/SBTU), Brazil
Destination airport:Belém (unknown airport), PA, Brazil
The aircraft collided with a ship in dry dock while approaching Belem in rain and high winds. The Bandeirante subsequently struck two barges and broke in two. The front part crashed onto a tug, and the tail section sank.


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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