On July 2, 1955, 57 passengers were aboard Pan American flight 914 to Florida. Passengers onboard would have the surprise of a lifetime and make international media headlines for years to come.
On July 2, 1955, 57 passengers were aboard Pan American flight 914 to Florida. The passengers waited for the hot summer sun on the Florida coast, where they would be spending their vacations. The captain informed the passengers of the conditions under which they would be flying. The weather was excellent and the takeoff would go smoothly. In 3 hours they would land and the trip from New York to Miami was over. However, it didn’t go exactly as planned.