Accidents: King Air accident in Brazil claims 14

 - July 1, 2009, 6:29 AM

Hawker Beechcraft King Air B350, Porto Segura, Brazil, May 23, 2009–Operated by Metered Holdings, the turboprop twin crashed approximately 200 yards short of Runway 15 at private Terravista airport (SBTV) at the end of a flight from Congonhas-São Paulo International Airport. The pilot and all 13 passengers were killed and the aircraft sustained substantial damage. The investigation is being handled by the Brazilian aviation authority’s accident investigation division.