Panair do Brazil

Panair do Brazil Monday August 20, 1962
Rejected takeoff. Overran runway into the sea. Incorrect stabilizer setting. Stablizer setting changed from nose-up to nose-down position. Delayed decision to abort takeoff.

Crash Details

DateMonday August 20, 1962
LocationRio de Janeiro, Brazil
Passengers94
Crew11
Fatalities15
Survivors90
Aircraft TypeMcDonnell Douglas DC-8-33
OperatorPanair do Brazil
RegistrationPP-PDT
Flight OriginRio de Janeiro
Flight Destination Lisbon
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Panair do Brazil
McDonnell Douglas DC-8-33
1962