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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 75607
Last updated: 5 September 2019
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Date:22-APR-2002
Time:10:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A139 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell/Agusta AB139 (AW139)
Owner/operator:Bell/Agusta Aerospace
Registration: I-ACOI / 01
C/n / msn: 31001
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Monteleone, Cesena -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Rimini
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The prototyp crashed during high altitude test flight. Both crew bailed out. Pilot Comdr Pietro Venanzi (safe), flight test engineer Vincenzo Iellamo (killed).

Sources:

Air Forces Monthly JUN 2002, p78/79


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jul-2010 00:33 TB Added
19-Jul-2010 06:21 TB Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]
13-Feb-2012 22:21 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
30-Jan-2013 03:27 TB Updated [Narrative]
25-Jun-2016 09:09 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]

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