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Emergency landing for US F-16 in Rome
Rome, Italy - Due to an engine failure
The pilot of an American F-16 fighter jet coming from Aviano base and in flight above Rome's airspace has been forced yesterday to make an emergency landing at Fiumicino airport, due to an engine failure. After gaining permission for the emergency procedure the aircraft landed at Rome airport, flanked by another fighter. Once on the ground the F-16 has been escorted by the Italian Carabinieri to...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency