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Missoni Family Identifies Three Bodies, Vittorio Not Found

Vittorio Missoni via Getty
Vittorio Missoni via Getty

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It's been seven months since the plane supposedly carrying Vittorio Missoni, his partner Maurizia Castiglioni, and two friends from the archipelago of Los Roques, an exclusive beach resort, to Caracas was discovered and just two months since bodies were recovered. Now, the Missoni family has issued a press release regarding the laboratory analysis of biological remains found this past November. The evaluations "have lead exclusively to the positive identification of Maurizia Castiglioni and the two Venezuelan pilots Hernan Jose Marchan and Juan Carlos Ferrer Milano. As of today there have been no biological remains found that identify Vittorio Missoni, Guido Foresti or Elda Scalvenzi." The press release continues:

In Venezuela the investigation to determine the causes and the dynamics of the accident and the identity of all passengers are ongoing.

In thanking the Venezuelan government and the Italian government for all their efforts in these months, the families sincerely hope that the underwater exploration of the remaining parts of the wreckage, already identified, will within a short time bring the recovery and the identification of Vittorio Missoni, Guido Foresti and Elda Scalvenzi.

Our thoughts are with the Missoni family as we hope for a conclusion to the year-long investigation saga.
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