Memorial helps visitors mark anniversary of Lexington plane crash

August 27, 2013 


  • A behind-the-scenes look at the making and installation of the Flight 5191 memorial sculpture. Video by chief photographer Charles Bertram.
  • Unfinished Journeys: Flight 5191 Remembered
    A multimedia review of the Herald-Leader's coverage of the crash of Comair Flight 5191. Originally published a week after the August 27, 2006 crash. Produced by David Stephenson. Victims' photos start at 3:06.

Flowers were left Tuesday at the Flight 5191 Memorial Sculpture in the arboretum in Lexington on the seventh anniversary of the plane's crash. Flight 5191 crashed on takeoff from Blue Grass Airport the morning of Aug. 27, 2006, killing 49 people. Photos by Charles Bertram | Staff

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Unfinished Journeys: Flight 5191 Remembered
A multimedia review of the Herald-Leader's coverage of the crash of Comair Flight 5191. Originally published a week after the August 27, 2006 crash. Produced by David Stephenson. Victims' photos start at 3:06.

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