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Plane crash in Sao Paulo: killed 200 people

July 18 2007

According to preliminary information, the crash of passenger aircraft Airbus-320 Brazilian airline TAM, in São Paulo, killing nearly 200 people.

The aircraft carried out an internal flight number 3054 Porto Alegre - São Paulo. Dead were not only passenger aircraft, but also people who were near the blast site.

On board were 176 people. Aircraft landing at Congonhas airport, Sao Paulo travel outside the airfield, crashed into a gas station and burst into flames.

According to eyewitnesses, when boarding the plane could not brake in time on a slippery runway. As a result, he crossed the city's trails located near the airport and drove into a filling station and the building of airline "TAM", reports Reuters.

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