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NTSB Identification: ERA16WA315
14 CFR Non-U.S., Non-Commercial
Accident occurred Thursday, September 01, 2016 in Sorriso, Brazil
Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR AT502, registration:
Injuries: 2 Fatal.

The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On September 1, 2016, about 1905 coordinated universal time, a privately owned and operated Air Tractor AT-502B, Brazilian registration PR-SLV, experienced an in-flight loss of control and impacted terrain near Sorriso Municipality, State of Mato Grosso, Brazil. The airplane was destroyed by impact and a postcrash fire, and the pilot and passenger were fatally injured. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time and no flight plan was filed for the local flight.