January 19, 2002


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Videotaped Interview with Crash Eyewitness, Tom Lynch (Retired Firefighter)

This interview took place on Sat. January 19th, 2002 at the same spot where Tom witnessed the flight and crash of AA Flight 587 . The key elements to his interview are:

a. plane was at about 2,000 feet altitude; about 6 seconds before ground impact
b. there were two explosions, the first, smaller one just behind the wing near the fuselage; the second one much larger engulfed much of the plane
c. the plane was intact (including the tail assembly) at the time of the first explosion

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Victor Trombettas

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