Title: Savoia-Marchetti S.M.79 Sparviero

The Savoia-Marchetti S.M.79 was the most well-known Italian aircraft of WW2 and first flew in 1934. Between 1937 and 1939 it established a number world speed records, qualifying it as the fastest medium bomber in the world at the time. It was the most numerous Italian bomber of WW2 with nearly 1300 being produced, and it remained in Italian service until 1952.

This title includes the Italian Defence Ministry maintenance manual and the manufacturer’s parts manual for the S.M.79 Sparviero, in Italian. The files have been scanned from the original manuals and retain any colour pages.



This title contains:

  • Italian Ministry of Defence manual titled “Istruzione e Norme per il Montaggio, la Regolazione, l’Impiego e la Manutenzione” (Erection and Maintenance Manual) for the Savoia-Marchetti S.M. 79 Serie 11a, document reference C.A.289 dated 1939-XVII with approx. 332 pages plus 20 illustrations. (In the Italian language.)
  • Savoia Marchetti manufacturer’s manual titled “Catalogo Nomeclatore” (Parts Catalog) for the Savoia-Marchetti S.M. 79,  dated 1939-XVII with approx. 233 pages. (In the Italian language.)