- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: May 14, 2004
Time: 18:30
Location: Near Manaus, Brazil
Operator: Rico Linhas Aereas
Flight #: 4815
Route: Sao Paulo - Tefe - Manaus
AC Type: Embraer 120ER Brasilia
Registration: PT-WRO
cn / ln: 120070
Aboard: 33   (passengers:30  crew:3)
Fatalities: 33   (passengers:30  crew:3)
Ground: 0
Summary: The plane dropped off radar at Manaus' Eduardo Gomes International Airport about 10 miles from the runway after it suspended landing procedures to allow another plane carrying sick people on the way to a hospital to land. The plane crashed in dense jungle, making it difficult for rescue crews to reach the wreckage.
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