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Captain Hornblower
02-06-2008, 05:04 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile29017/Memorial-of-Manchester-United-disaster-of-1958.htm>Memorial of Manchester United disaster of 1958</a></b><br><br>The Munich air disaster took place on 6 February 1958, when British European Airways Flight 609 crashed on its third attempt to take off from a slush-covered runway at the Munich-Riem airport in Munich, West Germany. On board the plane was the Manchester United football team, nicknamed the Busby Babes, along with a number of supporters and journalists. Twenty-three of the 44 passengers on board the aircraft died in the disaster.<br />
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