Date & Time: Jul 23, 2007 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Canadair CL-415
Operator:
Registration:
I-DPCX
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Rome-Rome
MSN:
2045
YOM:
2000
Country:
Italy
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
The crew was fighting a fire in the region of Sant'Erasmo, in the vicinity of Venice, north Italy. During a low pass, the aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances, killing one pilot. The other one was seriously injured.