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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 31592
Last updated: 29 January 2021
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Date:18-MAY-1978
Time:10:20 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna FR.172G Rocket
Owner/operator:private
Registration: HB-CXT
C/n / msn: FR172-0161
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Monte Piambello -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LSZA
Destination airport:LIRU
Narrative:
Shortly after take-off bad visibility was encountered, probably IMC. Crashed into Mt. Piambello. The crashed plane was found by chance by a mushroom picker in dense wood July 30th.

Sources:

coptercrazy
Report in 1978 summary of accident-reports by Swiss office of aircraft accident investigation


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
21-Sep-2011 02:31 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
03-Jun-2015 14:49 sparrow9 Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Feb-2020 19:26 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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