Cruzeiro

Cruzeiro Tuesday April 12, 1960
While taking off, the plane drifted to the right, overcorrected to the left and struck two other aircraft. Pilot error. Incorrect use of the brakes and controls while on the ground.

Crash Details

DateTuesday April 12, 1960
LocationPelotas, Brazil
Passengers19
Crew3
Fatalities10
Survivors12
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-3
OperatorCruzeiro
RegistrationPP-CDS
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Pelotas, Brazil
Cruzeiro
Douglas DC-3
1960