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1. 06-14 Zika virus: Risk of spread from Olympics 'very low' says WHO Rio de Janeiro
05-27 Zika crisis: WHO rejects 'move Rio Olympics' call Rio de Janeiro
D. 05-01 Zika virus: Risk higher than first thought, say doctors Brazil
4. 04-21 Rio de Janeiro cycleway collapses, killing two
F. 02-22 Peru oil spill pollutes Amazon rivers Achuar, Peru
G. 02-14 Brazil: passenger plane engine catches on fire, no injuries Brasilia, Brazil
H. 02-03 Zika virus: 'War' declared on deadly mosquitoes Brazil
I. 01-28 Zika: Activists in Brazil to petition court to allow abortions Brazil

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Ecuador army plane crashes in Amazon region killing 22 Zika: Activists in Brazil to petition court to allow abortions Brazil state announces Zika fever emergency Brazil dam burst engulfs homes in Minas Gerais Map of Mariana Minas Gerais Brazil  More than a dozen people are feared dead after a dam holding back waste water from an iron ore mine in Brazil burst, flooding nearby homes
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Zika virus: Risk of spread from Olympics 'very low' says WHO Zika crisis: WHO rejects 'move Rio Olympics' call Zika virus: Risk higher than first thought, say doctors Ecuador army plane crashes in Amazon region killing 22   There are no survivors. Nineteen of the people on board of Israeli-built Arava were Ecuadoran soldiers travelling for a parachuting exercise Peru oil spill pollutes Amazon rivers Brazil: passenger plane engine catches on fire, no injuries Zika virus: 'War' declared on deadly mosquitoes Zika: Activists in Brazil to petition court to allow abortions   A Brazilian group of lawyers, activists and scientists is to ask the country's supreme court to allow abortions for women with the Zika viru... Zika outbreak: More babies born with birth defects Explosion unleashes toxic gas in Santos, Brazil Flooding 'worst in 50 years', as 150,000 flee Brazil state announces Zika fever emergency Map of Pernambuco Brazil  The Brazilian state of Pernambuco has declared a state of emergency to help speed up the official response to Zika fever Brazil dam burst engulfs homes in Minas Gerais Map of Mariana Minas Gerais Brazil


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May.27   Rio de Janeiro
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Apr.21  Rio de Janeiro  Rio de Janeiro cycleway collapses, killing two


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Mar.15   Ecuador


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Feb.22   Peru
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Jan.28    
Jan.26    Zika: Brazil to deploy army in fight against virus
Jan.23  Rio de Janeiro  Zika: Olympics plans announced by Rio authorities
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Jan.16    Brazil chemical fire extinguished after two days
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year 2015 Top ^

Dec.26   Paraguay
Dec.21  Sao Paulo  Sao Paulo fire wrecks historic railway station
Nov.29   Northeastern Brazil  
Nov.24    Brazil dam breach: Toxic mud 'devastated vegetation'
Nov.21    Brazil dam toxic mud reaches Atlantic via Rio Doce estuary
Nov.17    Another two Brazil dams 'at risk of collapsing'
Nov.8    Brazil dams burst: 'Hopes of finding survivors fading'
Nov.5    
  More than a dozen people are feared dead after a dam holding back waste water from an iron ore mine in Brazil burst, flooding nearby homes
Oct.30  Amazon  Brazil indigenous reserve blazes contained Sep.6    Brazil bus crash kills 15 near colonial era town of Paraty Apr.16  Rio de Janeiro  Tonnes of dead fish removed from Rio Olympic rowing venue Mar.14   Bus plunges down into deep mountain ravine, killing 49   Police say a bus carrying about 50 passengers plunged down into a deep ravine in the mountains of the country's southeast Jan.23   Sao Paulo   Brazilians urged to cut water use   Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira says the country's most populous states are experiencing their worst water crisis since 1930

year 2014 Top ^

Oct.10   Sao Paulo Water supply in Brazil's biggest city at risk as reservoir drops to 5 percent
Aug.15   Sao Paulo Black box mystery of Brazil plane Aug.13   Sao Paulo Brazilian presidential candidate among those killed in plane crash Map of Santos Brazil
  Eduardo Campos died Wednesday when a small plane carrying him to a campaign stop crashed into a residential neighborhood, state media reported
Jul.3     Brazil overpass, World Cup project, collapses   The overpass in Cup host city Belo Horizonte collapsed onto vehicles. At least one person has died May.8  Amazon  Another worker dies at Brazil World Cup site

year 2013 Top ^

Nov.27   Sao Paulo   Two dead at Brazilian World Cup stadium   A construction accident at the site of the Brazilian stadium that will host the opening match of the World Cup killed two workers Jan.29    Brazil fire 'caused by flares' Jan.28    Three held over Brazil club fire Jan.27   Brazil mourns Santa Maria nightclub fire victims
    Brazil night club fire kills 230 in Santa Maria Map of Santa Maria Brazil
  At least 230 people have died in a fire that swept through a nightclub in a university city in southern Brazil, police and officials say.    The fire began when a band let off fireworks at the Kiss club in Rio Grande do Sul. Many victims inhaled toxic fumes or were cru...


year 2012 Top ^

Jan.26   Rio de Janeiro Five bodies found in Rio rubble
 Rio de Janeiro  Three bodies found in Rio rubble Jan.25   Rio de Janeiro High-rise collapses with reports of 11 dead  Two buildings -- one a 20-story building and the other 10 stories -- collapsed in the historic center of Rio de Janeiro

year 2011 Top ^

May.1  Northeastern Brazil  Air France crash 'memory unit' recovered Apr.27  Northeastern Brazil  Air France flight recorder found Apr.12  Northeastern Brazil  Air France crash jet's tail found Feb.14   Ecuador Huge fine in Amazon pollution case
Jan.15   Rio de Janeiro Death toll rises to 549 in Brazil flooding Jan.13   Rio de Janeiro   Thousands in peril in Brazil flooding   Thousands of families living on mountain slopes face risk of being washed away in the heavy rains and flooding that have killed nearly 500 people Jan.12   Rio de Janeiro Flooding reportedly claims 260 lives

year 2010 Top ^

Sep.14  Northeastern Brazil  11 kids from a family die in boat accident May.6  Northeastern Brazil  Searchers zero in on Air France wreckage Apr.8  Rio de Janeiro  Death toll climbs from Rio mudslides Apr.6   Rio de Janeiro Rains, flooding kill 200 in Brazil
  About 287 people have been rescued, and others were trapped under mudslides caused by the rain Jan.2   Rio de Janeiro   Death toll rains hits 51  More than three days of rain caused a large part of a mountain near Rio de Janeiro to collapse as mud Jan.1   Rio de Janeiro Mudslide in resort kills at least 19 people


year 2009 Top ^

Nov.10     Dam failure triggers huge blackout  An important hydroelectric dam shared by Brazil and Paraguay failed, pushing a large swath of central and southern Brazil into darkness Sep.12   Severe weather displaces thousands
Jun.26  Northeastern Brazil  Search ends for Air France dead Jun.21  Northeastern Brazil  Atlantic crash bodies identified Jun.10  Northeastern Brazil  Air crash bodies heading to DNA lab Jun.9  Northeastern Brazil  41 bodies recovered from Air France crash   Northeastern Brazil Air France bodies returned to land Jun.8   Northeastern Brazil   Air France tail section recovered   A Brazilian search team has recovered a large tail section of the jet that crashed a week ago over the Atlantic with 228 people on board  Northeastern Brazil  More bodies found from Air France crash Jun.7   Northeastern Brazil   Bodies found from missing Air France plane   Three more bodies were found from the crash of the plane. More bodies could be seen and could be recovered within hours Jun.4   Debris found not from Air France plane Jun.3   Paris Plane's recorders may never be found Jun.2    Ex-royal, Riverdance star among missing   Plane searchers spot ocean debris Jun.1   Atlantic searched for lost plane   Northeastern Brazil   Air France plane crashed Map of Northeastern Brazil
  The Airbus A330-200 with 228 people aboard reported electrical problems in stormy weather before it lost contact
 The plane sent an automatic message signaling an electric circuit failure as it hit turbulence
May.28   Dam bursts after more rain
Map of State of Ceara Brazil  A dam burst in the northeastern village of Cocal left a girl dead and three people missing. 800 to 2,000 homes near the dam were inundated May.22  Northeastern Brazil  Plane crash in kills 11 May.7    31 dead, 50,000 homeless in flooding Jan.23    Model loses hands, feet to rare infection

year 2008 Top ^

Nov.29    More flood victims found Nov.27     Death toll climbs in flooding   The toll from flooding in southern Brazil climbed to 97. 19 people remain missing. President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva flew over the flooded... Apr.3   Thousands hit by outbreak of dengue


year 2007 Top ^

Nov.25  Northeastern Brazil  Soccer fans fall to their deaths Nov.4  Sao Paulo  Executive jet crashes into homes Aug.30   Rio de Janeiro Eight dead after train crash
Aug.23    At least 20 prisoners die in prison fire Jul.20    President Lula vows crash probe  Sao Paulo  Jet reverse thruster 'off' Jul.19  Sao Paulo  Prosecutors want airport closed  Sao Paulo  Critics blast authorities on blast Jul.17   Sao Paulo   About 200 dead from plane crash
  TAM Airlines Airbus 320 skidded across a road and crashed into a building, carrying 176 people crashed while attempting to land in heavy rain.    Heavy black smoke poured into the air and bright orange flames...
 Sao Paulo  'Many dead' plane crash Jan.13   Sao Paulo Rescue mission in collapse   Rescue crews are searching for several people feared missing after a hole being dug for a subway station collapsed Jan.6   Rio de Janeiro Mudslide toll reaches 31


year 2006 Top ^

Oct.1  Amazon  Recorders support midair collision Sep.30  Amazon  Rescuers struggle to reach downed jet Sep.29    Relatives await news of jetliner   Amazon   Plane lost over Amazon
Map of Amazon  A search is underway for a passenger plane with at least 150 people on board that has gone missing

year 2003 Top ^

Aug.22   21 dead in rocket explosion


year 2002 Top ^

Dec.18    'Many dead' in ferry disaster Aug.30    Plane crash leaves 24 dead

year 2001 Top ^

Mar.20  Rio de Janeiro  World's biggest oil rig sinks Mar.17  Rio de Janeiro  Rush to save slowly sinking oil rig


Explosion unleashes toxic gas in Santos, Brazil Brazil mourns Santa Maria nightclub fire victims Brazil night club fire kills 230 in Santa Maria Map of Santa Maria Brazil




Brazil, Disasters Fire Timeline ... See World Fire timeline Top ^
2016
Jan.16    Brazil chemical fire extinguished after two days
Jan.14  
2015
Dec.21  Sao Paulo  Sao Paulo fire wrecks historic railway station
Oct.30  Amazon  Brazil indigenous reserve blazes contained
2013
Jan.29    Brazil fire 'caused by flares'
Jan.28    Three held over Brazil club fire
Jan.27  
Jan.27  
  At least 230 people have died in a fire that swept through a nightclub in a university city in southern Brazil, police and officials say.    The fire began when a band let off fireworks at the Kiss club in Rio Grande do Sul. Many victims inhaled toxic fumes or were cru...
2007 Aug.23    At least 20 prisoners die in prison fire



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2015 Sep.6    Brazil bus crash kills 15 near colonial era town of Paraty Mar.14   Bus plunges down into deep mountain ravine, killing 49   Police say a bus carrying about 50 passengers plunged down into a deep ravine in the mountains of the country's southeast



Brazil, Disasters Health Disaster Timeline ... See World Health Disaster timeline Top ^
2016 Jun.14   Rio de Janeiro Zika virus: Risk of spread from Olympics 'very low' says WHO
May.27   Rio de Janeiro Zika crisis: WHO rejects 'move Rio Olympics' call May.1   Zika virus: Risk higher than first thought, say doctors Feb.3   Zika virus: 'War' declared on deadly mosquitoes Jan.28   Zika: Activists in Brazil to petition court to allow abortions   A Brazilian group of lawyers, activists and scientists is to ask the country's supreme court to allow abortions for women with the Zika viru... Jan.26    Zika: Brazil to deploy army in fight against virus Jan.23  Rio de Janeiro  Zika: Olympics plans announced by Rio authorities Jan.20   Zika outbreak: More babies born with birth defects 2015 Nov.29   Northeastern Brazil Brazil state announces Zika fever emergency
Map of Pernambuco Brazil  The Brazilian state of Pernambuco has declared a state of emergency to help speed up the official response to Zika fever 2009 Jan.23    Model loses hands, feet to rare infection 2008 Apr.3   Thousands hit by outbreak of dengue



Brazil, Disasters Sea Disaster Timeline ... See World Sea Disaster timeline Top ^
2015 Apr.16  Rio de Janeiro  Tonnes of dead fish removed from Rio Olympic rowing venue 2010 Sep.14  Northeastern Brazil  11 kids from a family die in boat accident 2002 Dec.18    'Many dead' in ferry disaster 2001 Mar.20  Rio de Janeiro  World's biggest oil rig sinks Mar.17  Rio de Janeiro  Rush to save slowly sinking oil rig



Brazil, Disasters Power Outage Timeline ... See World Power Outage timeline Top ^
2009 Nov.10   Dam failure triggers huge blackout  An important hydroelectric dam shared by Brazil and Paraguay failed, pushing a large swath of central and southern Brazil into darkness



Brazil, Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2015 Jan.23   Sao Paulo Brazilians urged to cut water use   Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira says the country's most populous states are experiencing their worst water crisis since 1930 2014 Oct.10   Sao Paulo Water supply in Brazil's biggest city at risk as reservoir drops to 5 percent
2010 Apr.6   Rio de Janeiro Rains, flooding kill 200 in Brazil
  About 287 people have been rescued, and others were trapped under mudslides caused by the rain Jan.2   Rio de Janeiro Death toll rains hits 51  More than three days of rain caused a large part of a mountain near Rio de Janeiro to collapse as mud 2009 Sep.12   Severe weather displaces thousands



Brazil, Disasters Landslide Timeline ... See World Landslide timeline Top ^
2010 Apr.8  Rio de Janeiro  Death toll climbs from Rio mudslides 2007 Jan.13   Sao Paulo Rescue mission in collapse   Rescue crews are searching for several people feared missing after a hole being dug for a subway station collapsed Jan.6   Rio de Janeiro Mudslide toll reaches 31




Brazil, Disasters Flood Timeline ... See World Flood timeline Top ^
2015 Dec.26   Paraguay Flooding 'worst in 50 years', as 150,000 flee
Nov.24    Brazil dam breach: Toxic mud 'devastated vegetation' Nov.21    Brazil dam toxic mud reaches Atlantic via Rio Doce estuary Nov.8    Brazil dams burst: 'Hopes of finding survivors fading' Nov.5   Brazil dam burst engulfs homes in Minas Gerais
Map of Mariana Minas Gerais Brazil
  More than a dozen people are feared dead after a dam holding back waste water from an iron ore mine in Brazil burst, flooding nearby homes
2011 Jan.15   Rio de Janeiro Death toll rises to 549 in Brazil flooding Jan.13   Rio de Janeiro Thousands in peril in Brazil flooding   Thousands of families living on mountain slopes face risk of being washed away in the heavy rains and flooding that have killed nearly 500 people Jan.12   Rio de Janeiro Flooding reportedly claims 260 lives 2010 Jan.1   Rio de Janeiro Mudslide in resort kills at least 19 people 2009 May.28   Dam bursts after more rain Map of State of Ceara Brazil  A dam burst in the northeastern village of Cocal left a girl dead and three people missing. 800 to 2,000 homes near the dam were inundated May.7    31 dead, 50,000 homeless in flooding 2008 Nov.29    More flood victims found Nov.27   Death toll climbs in flooding   The toll from flooding in southern Brazil climbed to 97. 19 people remain missing. President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva flew over the flooded...



Brazil, Disasters Aviation Disasters Timeline ... See World Aviation Disasters timeline Top ^
2016 Mar.15   Ecuador Ecuador army plane crashes in Amazon region killing 22   There are no survivors. Nineteen of the people on board of Israeli-built Arava were Ecuadoran soldiers travelling for a parachuting exercise Feb.14   Brazil: passenger plane engine catches on fire, no injuries
2014 Aug.15   Sao Paulo Black box mystery of Brazil plane Aug.13   Sao Paulo Brazilian presidential candidate among those killed in plane crash Map of Santos Brazil
  Eduardo Campos died Wednesday when a small plane carrying him to a campaign stop crashed into a residential neighborhood, state media reported
2011 May.1  Northeastern Brazil  Air France crash 'memory unit' recovered Apr.27  Northeastern Brazil  Air France flight recorder found Apr.12  Northeastern Brazil  Air France crash jet's tail found 2010 May.6  Northeastern Brazil  Searchers zero in on Air France wreckage 2009 Jun.26  Northeastern Brazil  Search ends for Air France dead Jun.21  Northeastern Brazil  Atlantic crash bodies identified Jun.10  Northeastern Brazil  Air crash bodies heading to DNA lab Jun.9  Northeastern Brazil  41 bodies recovered from Air France crash Jun.9   Northeastern Brazil Air France bodies returned to land Jun.8   Northeastern Brazil Air France tail section recovered   A Brazilian search team has recovered a large tail section of the jet that crashed a week ago over the Atlantic with 228 people on board Jun.8  Northeastern Brazil  More bodies found from Air France crash Jun.7   Northeastern Brazil Bodies found from missing Air France plane   Three more bodies were found from the crash of the plane. More bodies could be seen and could be recovered within hours Jun.4   Debris found not from Air France plane Jun.3   Paris Plane's recorders may never be found Jun.2    Ex-royal, Riverdance star among missing Jun.2   Plane searchers spot ocean debris Jun.1   Atlantic searched for lost plane Jun.1   Northeastern Brazil Air France plane crashed Map of Northeastern Brazil
  The Airbus A330-200 with 228 people aboard reported electrical problems in stormy weather before it lost contact
 The plane sent an automatic message signaling an electric circuit failure as it hit turbulence
May.22  Northeastern Brazil  Plane crash in kills 11 2007 Nov.4  Sao Paulo  Executive jet crashes into homes Jul.20    President Lula vows crash probe Jul.20  Sao Paulo  Jet reverse thruster 'off' Jul.19  Sao Paulo  Prosecutors want airport closed Jul.19  Sao Paulo  Critics blast authorities on blast Jul.17   Sao Paulo About 200 dead from plane crash
  TAM Airlines Airbus 320 skidded across a road and crashed into a building, carrying 176 people crashed while attempting to land in heavy rain.    Heavy black smoke poured into the air and bright orange flames...
Jul.17  Sao Paulo  'Many dead' plane crash 2006 Oct.1  Amazon  Recorders support midair collision Sep.29    Relatives await news of jetliner Sep.29   Amazon Plane lost over Amazon Map of Amazon  A search is underway for a passenger plane with at least 150 people on board that has gone missing 2002 Aug.30    Plane crash leaves 24 dead



Brazil, Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
2016 Feb.22   Peru Peru oil spill pollutes Amazon rivers
2011 Feb.14   Ecuador Huge fine in Amazon pollution case



Brazil, Disasters Structure Collapse Timeline ... See World Structure Collapse timeline Top ^
2016 Apr.21  Rio de Janeiro  Rio de Janeiro cycleway collapses, killing two 2015 Nov.17    Another two Brazil dams 'at risk of collapsing' 2014 Jul.3     Brazil overpass, World Cup project, collapses   The overpass in Cup host city Belo Horizonte collapsed onto vehicles. At least one person has died 2013 Nov.27   Sao Paulo   Two dead at Brazilian World Cup stadium   A construction accident at the site of the Brazilian stadium that will host the opening match of the World Cup killed two workers 2012 Jan.26   Rio de Janeiro Five bodies found in Rio rubble
Jan.26  Rio de Janeiro  Three bodies found in Rio rubble 2007 Nov.25  Northeastern Brazil  Soccer fans fall to their deaths



Brazil, Disasters Railroad Disasters Timeline ... See World Railroad Disasters timeline Top ^
2007 Aug.30   Rio de Janeiro Eight dead after train crash




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2006 Sep.30  Amazon  Rescuers struggle to reach downed jet



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2003 Aug.22   21 dead in rocket explosion




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2012 Jan.25   Rio de Janeiro High-rise collapses with reports of 11 dead  Two buildings -- one a 20-story building and the other 10 stories -- collapsed in the historic center of Rio de Janeiro