Accident Savoia-Marchetti SM-75 I-LUME,
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Date:Friday 17 January 1941
Type:Silhouette image of generic sm75 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Savoia-Marchetti SM-75
Owner/operator:Ala Littoria
Registration: I-LUME
MSN: 32032
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) -   Italy
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA/LICC)
Destination airport:
Some thirty minutes after takeoff the airplane was forced to return to Catania with the right engine on fire. On landing it struck two Luftwaffe Ju 88 aircraft, causing substantial damage. Passengers and crew had the time to escape before the fire destroyed the aircraft


Dimensione Cielo, Ed. Bizzarri Roma Vol. 8 pag. 62


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