Factual Report: Fatal Citation III Crash in Italy

 - June 4, 2009, 11:29 AM

Cessna 650, Trigoria, Italy, Feb. 7, 2009–The Italian-registered Citation III was destroyed and the pilot and co-pilot were killed when it crashed about four minutes after takeoff from Rome’s Ciampino Airport. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the departure airport for the flight, which was destined for Bologna. The Italian Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau is investigating.