On December 9, 2010, about 2135 universal coordinated time, a Hawker Beech Aircraft 95-B55, Brazilian registration PT-LEU, experienced an engine failure, impacted the terrain, and was destroyed by a post crash fire in Bom Jesus do Galho City, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The pilot and three passengers were fatally injured, one passenger received serious injuries. The airplane departed Goiabeiras Airport (SBVT), Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brazil and was enroute to Brasilia International Airport – President Juseclino Kubitschek (SBBR), Brasília-DF, Brazil.

This investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Government of Brazil. Any further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Aeronautical Accident Prevention and Investigation Center
Investigative Division
Brasilia-DF, Brazil 71.615-600

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

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