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Title
Lake Mead Crash Landing
Contributing Institution
Monrovia Public Library
Collection
Monrovia Legacy Project
Rights Information
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Description
Two undated newspaper articles reporting on the crash of a B-29 Superfortress that was forced down into Lake Mead. Crewmen were rescued after being seen by Kal Irwin, pilot of an eastbound Trans World Airline plane, who radioed Boulder City's TWA terminal and described the position. All fliers were rescued and returned to Boulder City.
Type
image
Identifier
55E0D7B4-0852-4EE4-B5A7-441160376804
GB 382
Subject
Airport

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