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Author Kalafatas, Michael N

Title Bird strike : the crash of the Boston Electra / Michael N. Kalafatas
Published Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press ; Lebanon, NH : Published by University Press of New England, c2010


Description 1 online resource (xii, 176 p., [8] p. of plates )
Contents Appointment in Samarra -- Crimson sunset -- Fading October light -- The case of the Boston Electra -- Sharing the skies : the problems -- Sharing the skies : the solutions -- The making of a patron saint
Summary An intriguing and thoughtful investigation of New England's first major air disaster, caused by a massive bird strike, a half-century ago
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed
Subject Aircraft bird strikes -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Aircraft accidents -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Electra (Turboprop transports)
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Infrastructure.
HISTORY -- General.
Aircraft accidents
Aircraft bird strikes
Electra (Turboprop transports)
Flugzeugunglück -- Vögel -- USA -- Geschichte.
Vögel -- Flugzeugunglück -- USA -- Geschichte.
Massachusetts -- Boston
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2021695155
ISBN 9781611688153