End of Holiday Flight



Photo Title

End of Holiday Flight

Photographer/Creator

Anthony Sande

Collection

Publisher

United Press

Caption/Description

With the snow-covered wreckage of the Northeast Airlines plane in background, an unidentified chaplain says last rites over victims of the disaster of Rikers Island in New York's East River, February 1st. The passenger airplane crashed on the island airport. It is reported that 21 of the 94 persons aboard were killed and 35 others injured.

Citation

Anthony Sande, "End of Holiday Flight," in POYi Archive, Item #2950, http://archive.poy.org/items/show/2950 (accessed August 19, 2019).

Date Added

07.04.2008