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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168102
Last updated: 16 June 2019
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Date:25-APR-1966
Time:18:30 LT
Type:Pilatus PC-6/340-H2 Porter
Owner/operator:Aer Aosta
Registration: I-CONA
C/n / msn: 537
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 km from Castelnuovo di Ceva (CN) -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Aosta (AOT/LIMW)
Destination airport:Venezia-Tessera (VCE/LIPZ)
Narrative:
Collided with the side of a hill diving nose down while reportendly flying at very low altitude below cloud base. Pilot politican Corrado Gex (34).

Sources:

La Stampa 26 April 1966, p1/27 April 1966, p5
http://www.vmv.it/aeroplanes+mountain_3-1-144-3912-3.aspx


Revision history:

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