On this day, December 16th, 1960, disaster occurs in New York after a United Airlines Douglas DC -8 collides with a TWA Lockheed Super Constellation in a blinding snowstorm. The collision happens as the United Airlines flight was headed into Idlewild Airport, later renamed Kennedy Airport.
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