ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175092
Last updated: 14 January 2022
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:c. 15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B47G model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Agusta-Bell 47G-2
Owner/operator:Compagnia Italiana Elicotteri
Registration: I-CIEB
MSN: 221
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Roma -   Italy
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Roma-Urbe
Destination airport:Naples
Crashed into city steet (Piazza Esedra) after engine failure. Mechanic died of injuries. Helicopter involved in filming of "It started in Naples" (S. Loren/C. Gable).


La Stampa 10 November 1959, p9
British Pathe

Revision history:

04-Apr-2015 18:46 TB Added
09-Feb-2016 19:35 TB Updated [Plane category]
07-Dec-2018 20:45 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Phase, Destination airport, Source]
04-Jan-2020 19:54 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
05-Jan-2020 14:02 TB Updated [Damage]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description