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October 8, 2001: Linate plane disaster 19 years ago
Total victims of crash were 118
Four minutes and thirty-eight seconds: even when it is not written in numbers, this time span makes an impression because it refers to the interval between the first communication to the control tower and the disaster that took place at Milan's Linate airport exactly 19 years ago. It was October 8, 2001 and the world, including Italy, had not yet recovered from the dramatic events of September 11....
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency