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Crash of a Piper PA-31 Cheyenne in Piacenza: 2 killed

Date & Time: Nov 6, 2006 at 0322 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
I-POMO
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
La Valette-Milan
MSN:
31-7904030
YOM:
1979
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
3169
Captain / Total hours on type:
2540.00
Aircraft flight hours:
3122
Circumstances:

The aircraft was performing a night VFR flight from La Valetta (Malta) to the airport of Milan-Linate, northen Italy. During flight, while approaching Piacenza in good weather conditions, the twin engine aircraft crashed near a forrest and was destroyed upon impact. Both occupants were killed.