Swissair Flight 111 Memorial, Indian Harbour

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Monument · Tourist Spot
The moving Swissair Flight 111 Memorial honors 229 people who lost their lives in a crash that occurred on September 2, 1998. After fire spread through the cabin, the plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean--about 8 km (5 mi) offshore from Peggy's Cove--resulting in the tragic death of all passengers on board. Swissair Flight 111 Memorial is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , international travel planner Edition.
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  • in the middle of the rocks and sub artic plants this memorial is a quiet somber fitting memorial of those who died. even when foggy it is satisfying place to remember. the nature of the area leads to....  more »
  • After visiting Peggy's Cove Lighthouse, we stopped at the nearby SR 111 Peggy's Cove Memorial. On September 2, 1998 Swissair Flight 111 crashed into the Atlantic Ocean. All 229 people on board...  more »

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