RELATIVES OF 69 RUSSIANS KILLED IN MIDAIR CRASH LEAVE THE SITE OF THE
COLLISION IN SOUTHERN GERMANY....
Relatives of the 69 Russians killed in a mid-air collision over the
southern German city of Ueberlingen leave the site of the crashed
Tupolev 154, July 4, 2002. At least 71 people were killed in the crash
including some 52 children, on their way from Moscow to a vacation in
Barcelona, Spain, when a Bashkirian airliner and a Boeing 757 from the
DHL delivery service collided at an altitude of 36,000 feet (about
11,000 metres) scattering flaming wreckage over a 20 milewide area.