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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78624
Last updated: 28 May 2019
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Date:16-JUL-1940
Time:
Type:Savoia-Marchetti SM.79T
Owner/operator:Ala Littoria
Registration: I-ALAN
C/n / msn: 19052
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Benghazi -   Libya
Phase: Take off
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Italy
Destination airport:Abyssinia via Benghazi
Narrative:
Aborted take-off at Benghazi and undercarriage collapsed. British troops found the wreck in February 1941.

Sources:

http://wp.scn.ru/en/ww2/b/314/5077/0#1
https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:SM79_Ala_Littoria.png


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Oct-2010 14:42 TB Added
10-Oct-2010 15:01 TB Updated [Source]
13-Oct-2010 15:52 TB Updated [Narrative]
23-Jan-2014 20:14 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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