Skip to main content

Image / Plane crash-lands in no parking zone

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Plane crash-lands in no parking zone
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Stern, Louise
Date Created and/or Issued
1989
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
Photograph caption dated August 9, 1989 reads, "A small plane bound for Catalina from Long Beach Airport developed engine trouble and crash-landed on Terminal Island yesterday, plowing into a lot full of new Hyundai automobiles. Gerald B. Brown, 53, suffered no injuries when he landed his Grumman Tiger on a dirt road, and it went over a chain-linked fence and into the car lot. Neither Brown nor anyone on the ground was injured. Two of the cars were damaged in the crash."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094737
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b003_f3_i16
CARL0005039820
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/32380
Subject
United States.--Federal Aviation Administration--Employees
Airplanes--California--Los Angeles
Aircraft accidents--California--Los Angeles
Debris--California--Los Angeles
Police--California--Los Angeles
Transportation accidents--California--Los Angeles
Hyundai automobile
Islands--California, Southern
Terminal Island (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

Explore related content on Calisphere: