Preliminary Report: Birds may have brought down Learjet 45

 - July 30, 2008, 11:30 AM

Learjet 45, Milan, Italy, June 1, 2003–Learjet 45 I-ERJC, owned and operated by Eurojet Italia, crashed into a warehouse near a road on the outskirts of Milan after hitting birds and trying to return to land. The aircraft had just departed from Milano-Linate Airport (LIN) destined for Genoa-Cristoforo Colombo Airport (GOA), Italy. Both pilots, the only occupants of the aircraft, were killed.