Airplane and Train Crash Maps


The following Google Maps form a series of documentaries about the history of plane and train crash sites. With each you can zoom in close on the actual location and read links to articles from other sources about the crash. Associated with the Google Map is a Google Earth KML file that can enable you to digitally walk the scene and see it in 3D.

Click on the map title below to go to the blog page with an embedded map, photos and background and source information about each subject. 


You can obtain the original Google Map by clicking the full screen icon at the top of the embedded map.



90+ Years of Airplane Crash Site Maps:

If you compare the maps below you can see the globalization 
and growth of commercial flight over a 90-year period.


Train Crash Site Maps:

Plane Crashes 
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1961-1970
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    1981-1990 
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    Train Crashes
    1830-1930
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    1930-1949
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    Le Train: The Rescuing of the German-Looted
    French Art Train (1944) Fact vs. Fiction.

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