Today is Tuesday, November 28, 2023
- In Boston, MA, a fire at the Coconut Grove nightclub killed 491 people.
- In Moscow, Russia, 62 people were killed when a Japan Airlines flight crashed just after taking off. Fourteen people survived the crash.
- In Moscow, Russia, 72 people died when an Aeroflot flight crashed during takeoff in poor weather conditions.
- 257 people were killed when an Air New Zealand flight crashed into Mt. Erebus while one a sightseeing flight to Antarctica.
- In the Mississippi River south of New Orleans, the oil tanker Westchester
lost power and ran aground near Port Sulphur, LA. The spill was about 567,000 gallons of crude oil.
Tomorrow in Crime History.
Tomorrow in Disaster History.