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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.
At the Long Beach Airport, John Lauber (left of center in tie) of the National Transportation Safety Board examines the cockpit area of the Piper PA-28-181 Archer that 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. Photograph dated August 31, 1986.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094760
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b002_f1_i37
CARL0005041969
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/32517
Subject
Lauber, John K
United States.--National Transportation Safety Board--Employees
Long Beach Airport
Aircraft accidents--California--Cerritos
Airplanes--California--Long Beach
Accident investigation--California--Long Beach
Debris--California--Long Beach
Piper airplanes
Airports--California--Long Beach
Long Beach (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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