Date: September 14, 1979
Time: 00:7
Location: Near Sarroch, Italy
Operator: Aero Transporti Italiani
Flight #: ?
Route: Alghero - Cagliari
AC Type: McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
Registration: I-ATJC
cn / ln: 47667/776
Aboard: 31   (passengers:27  crew:4)
Fatalities: 31   (passengers:27  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft hit a mountain at an altitude of 2,000 ft. during an approach in poor weather. Crew's misjudgement in selection of a low altitude flight profile and inadequate ATC assistance.

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