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Last updated: 25 October 2021
Date:Friday 19 July 1957
Type:Silhouette image of generic P2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed P2V-6 Neptune
Operator:United States Navy
Registration: 126535
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Fiera di Primiero (   Italy)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Port Lyautey NAS (NNA/GMMY), Morocco
Destination airport:Treviso/Istrana (LIPS), Italy
Crashed into Cima Fradusta, Dolomiti.

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Port Lyautey NAS to Treviso/Istrana as the crow flies is 2012 km (1257 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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