|Quoting Stirling (Thread starter):|
Details sketchy at this point, but from what I have heard, a turboprop aircraft belonging to an airline called TEAM (?) has disappeared from radar screens while on a flight from Macae to Rio de Janeiro Friday evening. (31/03/06)
Team is a regional airline that flies MEA
a strong route used by Petrobras (Brazilian Largest Company) on their off-shore activities in Rio. The PR
-SFE was the last acquistion of Team and it's also used on routes like Buzios and Sao Jose dos Campos (SJK
, home of Embraer).
Team Director Mr. Almeida confirmed yesterday (Friday, 31) that the Let L-410 disapeer while runing flight 6865 (Departure at MEA
17h19 local time) with 19 POB with final destination to SDU
Airport - Downtown Rio.
More information on TEAM -> www.voeteam.com.br
Link, sorry in portuguese only up to this moment -> http://noticias.terra.com.br/brasil/intern...0-EI306,00.html
(The aircraft is an ex-Aero Star)