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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121906
Last updated: 26 August 2020
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Date:31-OCT-1977
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic UH1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Agusta-Bell AB 205A-1
Owner/operator:Carabinieri
Registration: MM80783
C/n / msn: 4259
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Girifalco (CZ) -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Catanzaro
Destination airport:Rosarno
Narrative:
Crashed on Monte Covello di Soverato in bad visibility. Police commander Enrico Mino (62) killed. Coded "CC-39".

Sources:

Hamburger Abendblatt 2.11.1977
https://archivio.unita.news/assets/main/1977/11/01/page_007.pdf
Scramble
La Stampa 2 November 1977, p1 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2011 10:53 TB Added
09-May-2011 09:36 TB Updated [Operator, Location]
23-Jan-2013 05:05 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
17-Feb-2013 09:18 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
08-Nov-2013 17:33 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
01-Feb-2020 14:01 TB Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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