Date & Time: Apr 25, 1966 at 1830 LT
Type of aircraft:
Pilatus PC-6 (Porter & Turbo Porter)
Charter/Taxi (Non Scheduled Revenue Flight)
Albenga - Aosta
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The single engine aircraft departed Albenga Airport at the end of the afternoon on a return flight to Aosta, carrying seven passengers and the pilot, the Italian politician Corrado Gex. While approaching Castelnuovo di Ceva, weather conditions worsened and the visibility was limited due to low clouds. While cruising at low height, the airplane struck trees and crashed onto a hill, killing all eight occupants.