NTSB Identification: ATL99WA004
Accident occurred Sunday, October 04, 1998 in SAO PAULO, Brazil
Aircraft: Boeing 767-332, registration: N1200K
Injuries: 1 Serious,145 Uninjured.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.
On October 4, 1998, about 0211 eastern daylight time, a Boeing 767-332, N1200K, encountered clear air turbulence while on approach to Sao Paulo International Airport (SBGR), Sao Paulo, Brazil. The airplane was operated by Delta Air Lines as flight 105, under the provisions of Title 14 CFR part 121, and instrument flight rules. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed and an instrument flight plan was filed. The Airline Transport Pilot, First Officer, 7 flight attendants, and 136 passengers were not injured. One flight attendant sustained a fractured ankle while she was returning to her seat. The airplane was not damaged. The flight originated from Hartsfield International Airport, Atlanta, GA at 1559.
The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Brazil. Any further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:
Brazil Departamento De Aviacao Civl Dippa Aeroporto Santos Dumont Sala 320 Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 555-220-6577 Fax-55-21-220-4077 Danzio De Investigacao E Prevencao De Acc.Aerontcs
This report is for information purposes only and contains only information released by the Brazilian Government.
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