|Death: ||Sep. 2, 1998|
Swissair Flight 111 (SR-111, SWR-111) was a Swissair McDonnell Douglas MD-11 on a scheduled airline flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City, United States to Cointrin International Airport in Geneva, Switzerland. This flight was also a codeshare flight with Delta Air Lines. On September 2, 1998, the aircraft used for the flight, registered HB-IWF, crashed into the Atlantic Ocean southwest of Halifax International Airport at the entrance to St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia. The crash site was 8 km from shore, roughly equidistant between the tiny fishing and tourist communities of Peggys Cove and Bayswater. All 229 people on board were killed.
Actual burial is in http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=Milne&GSiman=1&GScnty=5444&GRid=35753808&CRid=2374155&
Swiss Air Flight 111 Memorial Site
Nova Scotia, Canada
*Memorial Site [?]
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Originally Created by: Leslie (Spirit Whisper :...
Record added: Aug 31, 2006
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