Varig

Varig Monday July 1, 1963
Crashed into trees during initial approach in heavy fog. Error in judgment by the pilot in attempting to fly visually in unfavorable weather conditions during twilight.

Crash Details

DateMonday July 1, 1963
LocationPasso Fundo, Brazil
Passengers15
Crew3
Fatalities15
Survivors3
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-3
OperatorVarig
RegistrationPP-VBV
Flight OriginCarazinbo
Flight Destination Passo Fundo
Passo Fundo, Brazil
Varig
Douglas DC-3
1963