Accident AMX A-11A Ghibli MM7140, Thursday 20 October 2005
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Date:Thursday 20 October 2005
Time:c. 16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic AMX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
AMX A-11A Ghibli
Owner/operator:Aeronautica Militare Italiana (AMI)
Registration: MM7140
MSN: IX052
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Decimomannu AB (Sardinia) -   Italy
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Decimomannu AB
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Crashed just after take-off when canopy opened in flight. Aircraft came down in a field between the Air Base and Decimoputzu; pilot Alberto Faccini (30) ejected safely.

Sources:

http://ricerca.repubblica.it/repubblica/archivio/repubblica/2008/01/06/sequestrati-gli-amx-dell-aeronautica-pericolosi.html
Scramble 318

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
13-May-2011 07:43 757 Updated [Location, Country]
03-Jun-2013 17:55 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
03-Jun-2013 17:56 TB Updated [Operator]
04-Jun-2013 19:53 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
17-Oct-2015 19:43 junior sjc Updated [Aircraft type]

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