NTSB Identification: DFW05WA243
Accident occurred Friday, September 16, 2005 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Aircraft: Cessna 525, registration:
Injuries: 2 Fatal.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On September 16, 2005, at 1600 eastern daylight time, a twin turbo-fan Cessna 525 airplane, Brazilian registration PT-WLX, was destroyed upon impact with terrain following a loss of control during initial takeoff climb near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The airplane, serial number 525-0176, was owned by JCA Holdings e Participacoes, a Brazilian Corporation. The two commercial pilots were fatally injured. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed for the positioning flight. The flight was initiating at the time of the accident. The flight was in the process of repositioning to the Jacarepagua Airport, also in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The accident investigation is under the control and jurisdiction of the Division of Investigation and Prevention of Aeronautical Accidents (DIPAA) fo the Department of Civil Aviation of the Government of Brazil. Further information may be obtained from:

Departamento de Aviacao Civil
Divisao de Investigacao e Prevencao de Acidentes Aeronaticos (DIPAA)
Edificio Santos Dumont
Rua Santa Luzia 651, 10 andar Centro
CEP 200030-040
Rio de Janeiro-RJ

This report is for informational purposes only and contains information released by, or obtained from the Government of Brazil.

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