Date & Time: Jan 10, 1941 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Savoia-Marchetti SM.83
Operator:
Registration:
I-AREM
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Rome – Seville – Villa Cisneros – Sal – Natal – Rio de Janeiro
MSN:
34019
YOM:
1939
Country:
World
Region:
World
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
4
Pax on board:
12
Pax fatalities:
12
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
16
Circumstances:
The three engine aircraft was on its way from Italy to Brazil. While overflying the Mediterranean Sea, the aircraft disappeared without trace. SAR operations were conducted for several days and eventually suspended as no trace of the aircraft nor the 16 occupants was found.
Crew:
Vittorio Suster, pilot,
Daniele Baldini, pilot,
Mr. Andenna, flight engineer,
Mr. Verdosci, radio operator.