Death From Above: Airliners Collide Above New York City, December 1960

Wreckage litters the streets of Brooklyn after two airliners collide above the borough, December 1960.
Bob Gomel
'60s
Bob Gomel—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images

On December 16, 1960, two airliners collided above New York City, raining flaming debris, cargo and scores of bodies down on the boroughs on Brooklyn and Staten Island. Read More

Powered by WordPress.com VIP
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 5,656 other followers