ILLINOIS 8 December 1972 - United Airlines Flight 553 struck trees and houses in Chicago before crashing into a house after an aborted landing at Chicago Midway International Airport. Killing 45 including Illinois Congressman George W. Collins and the wife of Watergate conspirator E. Howard Hunt and Dorothy Hunt. Only 18 survived.
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On June 1st 1979 three Braniff International B747s are parked at DFW getting ready to depart to CDG, AMS and LGW.