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               Aircraft by type

AMX
The Alenia-Aermacchi-EMBRAER AMX
Losses and Ejections

List being compiled - more to add

Date

Air Force

A'cft Unit / Serial

based

crashed crew photo seat
1st June 1984
FAB Brazil
AMX A-1
first prototype, A.01
MM X594
[Italian registration]
  turbine suffered a surge during the approach for landing. Quarantelli stayed with the malfunctioning first prototype of the Italian / Brazilian AMX to clear populated areas near Turin-Caselle Airport rather than eject at a safe altitude Aeritalia chief test pilot, Manlio Quarantelli ejected. Died later due to the wounds suffered, given the high vertical speed of the falling aircraft   Martin-Baker
Mk.10L
7th November 1990
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7108
51-35
103°Gruppo M. Adinolfi ejected   Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
4th February 1992
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7113
3-03
3 S   Capt. R. Valotti   Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
10th February 1993
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7103
51-34
51°Stormo damaged     Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
27th August 1993
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7137
2-05

13°Gruppo

      Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
7th September 1993
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7136
51-44
51o Stormo
103°Gruppo
crashed near Florence pilot ejected during low level flight   Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
6th April 1994
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7109

51°Stormo

      Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
29th November 1995
Italian A. F.
AMX-T MM55029

3°Stormo

damaged     Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
9th January 1996
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7121/3-31

28°Gruppo

      Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
6th June 1997


Brazilian A. F.

AMX 5532         Martin-Baker
Mk.BR10LY
?? January 1999
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7183
3-01

132°Gruppo

damaged     Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
8th February 2001
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7188
51-36

132°Gruppo

      Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
12th April 2001
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7187/32-16

32°Stormo

      Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
7th August 2001
Italian A. F.
AMX-T MM55028
32-61

101°Gruppo

      Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
15th April 2002
Italian A. F.
AMX MM7181
51-31

132° Gruppo

damaged     Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY

Thursday 20th October 2005

Italian Air Force
AMX MM7140
51-26
51 Stormo
103°Gruppo
crashed
near Decimomannu
Pilot ejected safely Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY

Tuesday 25th September 2007

Italian Air Force
AMX Trainer ??? 51°Stormo
132° Gruppo
Istrana wings
 Taking part in the "Italian Dancer" exercises. Engine problems. Crashed  into an open field during military exercises near Czempin in western Poland     Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY

Polish pilot Lieutenant Grzgorz Golas ejected

Italian pilot Captain Michele Grassi ejected
Martin-Baker
Mk.IT10LY
                 
                 
                 

   Operators


Brazilian A. F.

Martin-Baker Mk. BR10LY


Italian Air Force

Martin-Baker Mk. IT10LY 1


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