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Title
Crash landing, then just in time, they escape
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Brink, Sydney
Date Created and/or Issued
1981
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 July 4, 1981 reads, "The remains of a Cessna 150 litter Irwindale's Santa Fe Dam Park, after it crashed during an emergency landing yesterday. Although the plane was demolished, the two people aboard, Brossy Deluca, 53, and Lynn Ficher, 29, managed to escape with only minor cuts and burns. Bu they made it just in time, right after they left the two seat aircraft, it exploded in flames."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00094037
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b001_f4_i43
CARL0005028856
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/29408
Subject
Aircraft accidents--California--Irwindale
Airplanes--California--Irwindale
Cessna aircraft
Debris--California--Irwindale
Recreation areas--California--Irwindale
Santa Fe Dam Recreational Area (Irwindale, Calif.)
Irwindale (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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