Airplane Crash - Pelotas, Brazil 04/12/1960

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Pelotas, Brazil


Date04/12/1960
Time14:20
LocationPelotas, Brazil
OperatorCruzeiro
TypeDouglas DC-3
RegistrationPP-CDS
Cn/In4823
Aboard22
Fatalities10
Ground0
SummaryWhile 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.

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