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Summary: An unprecedented team of six former members of the original official investigation into the most controversial crash in aviation history reveal how their work was undermined by agents from the CIA and FBI as well as National Transportation Agency leaders. Working with physicist Tom Stalcup, these extraordinary whistleblowers meet with dozens of eyewitnesses and present hard forensic evidence...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF TWA

Blume, Judy

Summary: "In 1987, Miri Ammerman returns to her hometown of Elizabeth, New Jersey, to attend a commemoration of the worst year of her life ... when ... a succession of airplanes fell from the sky, leaving her community reeling"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BLU

Friedrich, Belinda.

Summary: Explores the 1996 explosion of a 747 jet plane off the coast of Long Island, New York, focusing on the investigation which led to new safety recommendations for fuel tank systems.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House Publishers 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.1246 FRI

Blume, Judy

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: In 1987, Miri Ammerman returns to her hometown of Elizabeth, New Jersey, to attend a commemoration of the worst year of her life. Thirty-five years earlier, when Miri was fifteen, and in love for the first time, a succession of airplanes fell from the sky, leaving a community reeling. Against this backdrop of actual events that author Judy Blume experienced in the early 1950s, when airline...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2015

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BLU

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BLU

Pascal, Janet B.

Summary: At 800-feet long, the Hindenburg was the largest airship ever built--just slightly smaller than the Titanic! Also of a disastrous end, the zeppelin burst into flame as spectators watched it attempt to land in Lakehurst, New Jersey on May 6, 1937. In under a minute, the Hindenburg was gone, people jumping from windows to escape. However, only 62 of the 97 crew members and passengers onboard...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an Imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 387.7 PAS

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 WHA BASKET

Hilton, Matt

Summary: "Three field biologists are distracted from their studies when a plane crashes in the Great North Woods. They find two pilots dead only to be confronted by a female survivor. Once they call the authorities, they claim they found only the pilots. Private Investigator Tess Grey is hired by an insurance firm to investigate rumors another person was aboard the downed plane. She sets off into the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIL

Summary: Final destination: While boarding for a cross-country flight with friends, Alex has a premonition of the plane crashing. When he causes a ruckus and gets kicked off the flight, he and his friends watch in horror as the plane crashes, but Alex and his friends learn that they were fated to die on board the airplane, a fate that hunts them down one-by-one. Final destination 2: A teen with mild...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR FIN

Summary: The inspiring story of how a small town in West Virginia, steeped in the rich tradition of college football, struggled to cope with a devastating loss and restore their community after one of the worst disasters in the history of American sports. On the evening of Saturday, November 14, 1970, a chartered jet carrying Marshall University's football team, coaches and fans, was on its way home...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD WE RATED PG

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA WE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family We 2007

O'Brien, Patrick

Summary: Describes the development and early flights of airships and the disastrous crash of the Hindenburg at an airfield in New Jersey in 1937.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.1332 O'BR

Summary: Final destination: After being kicked off the plane because of his disruptive premonition, Alex and some of his classmates watch as the premonition comes true. Now having dodged death once, the terror begins in full as fate hunts them down one by one.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Productions 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD FIN

Corsetti, Emilio.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Odyssey Publishing 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.124 COR

Summary: Dungeon of the Endless is a rogue-like, dungeon-defense game, in which you and your team of heroes must protect the generator of your crashed ship while exploring an ever-expanding dungeon, all while facing waves of monsters and special events as you try to find your way out.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME SWITCH DUN

Baldacci, David.

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: A woman learns her husband's plane has crashed and he is dead, only to receive a call from him on the day of his funeral. It's the start of a financial thriller involving computer companies, big bucks and crooks who operate online.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2013

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DeAngelis, Gina.

Summary: Describes the development and early flights of airships and the disastrous explosion of the passenger airship, Hindenberg, at a New Jersey airfield on May 6, 1937, in which thirty-six people were killed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House Pub. 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.1246 DEA

Goldberg, Lee

Summary: When a passenger jet crashes onto the beaches of Waikiki, bestselling thriller writer Ian Ludlow knows the horrific tragedy wasn't an accident. Years before, the CIA enlisted Ian to dream up terrorism scenarios to prepare the government for nightmares they couldn't imagine. Now one of those schemes has come true, and Ian is the only person alive who knows how it was done ... and who is behind...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas & Mercer 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GOL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Goldberg 2018

Olson, Tod

Summary: "World War II, October 21, 1942. A B-17 bomber drones high over the Pacific Ocean, sending a desperate SOS into the air. The crew is carrying America's greatest living war hero on a secret mission deep into the battle zone. But the plane is lost, burning through its final gallons of fuel. At 1:30 p.m., there is only one choice left: an emergency landing at sea. If the crew survives the impact,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.54 OLS

Tarshis, Lauren

Summary: For eleven year-old Hugo Ballard, flying on the Hindenburg is a dream come true. Hugo, his parents, and his four-year-old sister Gertie, are making the thrilling four thousand mile journey across the Atlantic in a zeppelin as big as the Titanic. But as the zeppelin gets ready to land, a blast rocks the Hindenburg and fire consumes the ship. The entire disaster lasts a mere thirty-two seconds,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC TAR

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC TAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION TAR

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Tarshis 2016

Summary: Two strangers' lives become inextricably bound together after a devastating plane crash. Based on the airline accident that occurred in July of 2002 and on the events that took place 478 days later.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE AFT

Harris, Lisa

Summary: US Marshals Madison James and Jonas Quinn are transporting two prisoners across the country on a private plane. When the plane experiences engine trouble en route from the Pacific Northwest to Colorado, the pilots crash-land the aircraft deep in the heart of the sprawling Salmon-Challis National Forest. When Madison and Jonas regain consciousness, they find both pilots and one prisoner dead--...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2020

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Mondor, Colleen Catherine.

Summary: Explores the history of Alaskan aviation, discussing small plane piloting in the wildest territory of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 387.7092 MON

Perish, Patrick

Summary: "Engaging images accompany information about how to survive a plan crash. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bellwether Media 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 613.6 PER

Richard, Orlin.

Summary: "Learn about famous disappearances and unexplained events in this mysterious area, along with legends, lore, and theories about what really happened. A full description of the mystery, possible explanations, and remaining questions are all explored. 'Myth or Fact?' sidebars describe common misconceptions and confirm surprising facts. Additional features include a table of contents, a glossary...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Childs World Inc 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J001.94 RIC

Woods, Michael

Summary: A collection of first-hand stories of major air disasters in history including the 1988 bombing of Pan Am 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland and the September 11, 2001 terror attacks against the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.124 WOO

Summary: Stephanie is out for revenge against the people that arranged the plane crash that killed her family.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2020

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD RHY

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD RHY

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