Date & Time: Aug 11, 1971 at 1900 LT
Type of aircraft:
Grumman HU-16 (SA-16) Albatross
Lake, Sea, Ocean, River
Lake of Bracciano - Lake of Bracciano
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The crew departed Lake of Bracciano for a local training flight. En route, an engine failed. Speed was lost and the airplane stalled and crashed into the lake, few dozen yards offshore. A crew member, Cpt Angelo Natale, was killed, while two other occupants were injured.
Engine failure for unknown reason.