Date: February 15, 1958
Time: 2224
Location: Mount Vesuvius, Italy
Operator: Military - US Air Force
Flight #: ?
Route: Ramstein - Naples - Turkey
AC Type: Douglas VC-47A
Registration: 42-93817
cn / ln: 13771
Aboard: 16   (passengers:14  crew:2)
Fatalities: 16   (passengers:14  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: Radio contact was lost with the military aircraft thirty minutes after taking off from Naples after the crew reported en route at 6,500 feet and switching to the Rome ATC. The plane crashed on the northern slopes of Mt. Vesuvius.

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