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Title
Investigation of Aerome´xico crash
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Mullen, 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.
Photograph dated September 1, 1986 reads, "Investigators have collected wreckage from small plane, left, and Aerome´xico jet's tail section, right, at Long Beach Airport." The Piper PA-28-181 Archer collided in mid-air with Aerome´xico Flight 498, a DC-9, over Cerritos. The collision killed 67 people aboard both aircraft and 15 people on the ground.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094763
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b002_f1_i40
CARL0005041972
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/32520
Subject
Aerome´xico
United States.--National Transportation Safety Board--Employees
Long Beach Airport
Accident investigation--California--Long Beach
Aircraft accidents--California--Cerritos
Airplanes--California--Long Beach
Debris--California--Long Beach
McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (Jet transport)
Piper airplanes
Airports--California--Long Beach
Long Beach (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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