Paraense Transportes Aéreos

Paraense Transportes Aéreos Thursday August 12, 1965
About 30 minutes after taking off, the aircraft turned back to Mato Grosso with its left engine on fire. While over Buracao, it's left wing and engine broke away from the fuselage and it crashed to the ground.

Crash Details

DateThursday August 12, 1965
LocationNear Cuiaba, Brazil
Passengers10
Crew3
Fatalities13
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeCurtiss C-46A
OperatorParaense Transportes Aéreos
RegistrationPP-BTH
Flight OriginMato Grosso
Flight Destination Porto Velho
Near Cuiaba, Brazil
Paraense Transportes Aéreos
Curtiss C-46A
1965