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Sixty-three years ago Torino FC's aircraft crashed in Superga, remembrance today on the hill near Turin
Turin, Italy - The victims of the tragedy were 31
The history of aviation accidents, in Italy and in the world, is unfortunately very rich, but very few of them have hit the collective imagination like the one occured on 4 May 1949, when the aircraft carrying the Torino Football Club, coming back from a friendly match in Lisbon, crashed near the Superga basilica in Turin. The Avio Linee Italiane's FIAT G-212 three-engined aircraft, approaching...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency