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Title
Wreckage of Aerome´xico collision, Cerritos
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Sergieff, Mike
Date Created and/or Issued
1986
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.
Police examine wreckage of the DC-9 that went through a block wall near Carmenita Road after a mid-air collision between Aerome´xico Flight 498 and a Piper PA-28-181 Archer plane occurred over Cerritos. The collision killed 67 people aboard both aircraft and 15 people on the ground. Photograph dated September 1, 1986.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094756
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b002_f1_i16
CARL0005041965
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/32512
Subject
Aerome´xico
Aircraft accidents--California--Cerritos
Airplanes--California--Cerritos
Aircraft accident victims--California--Cerritos
Police--California--Cerritos
McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (Jet transport)
Debris--California--Cerritos
Dwellings--California--Cerritos
Piper airplanes
Cerritos (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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