Überlingen mid-air collision

04/15/2014 23:16

The Überlingen mid-air collision occurred at 21:35 UTC on 1 July 2002 between Bashkirian Airlines Flight 2937 (a Tupolev Tu-154M passenger jet carrying 60 passengers – mostly children – and 9 crew) and DHL Flight 611 (a Boeing 757-23APF cargo jet manned by two pilots) over the towns of Überlingen and Owingen in southern Germany. All 71 people on board the two aircraft were killed.

 

Follow the below link to learn more about the crash:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%9Cberlingen_mid-air_collision