Carpenter Park will include a memorial to honor victims and survivors of two American Eagle plane crashes in Cary. Two walls will be aligned in the flight direction of each crash – Flight 3378 in 1988 and Flight 3379 in 1994. The 27 trees in the back are for the victims. All 12 passengers on Flight 3378 died, while 15 people died on Flight 3379. The five trees in the middle represent the survivors of Flight 3379.
Carpenter Park will include a memorial to honor victims and survivors of two American Eagle plane crashes in Cary. Two walls will be aligned in the flight direction of each crash – Flight 3378 in 1988 and Flight 3379 in 1994. The 27 trees in the back are for the victims. All 12 passengers on Flight 3378 died, while 15 people died on Flight 3379. The five trees in the middle represent the survivors of Flight 3379. Courtesy of the Family Assistance Foundation.
Carpenter Park will include a memorial to honor victims and survivors of two American Eagle plane crashes in Cary. Two walls will be aligned in the flight direction of each crash – Flight 3378 in 1988 and Flight 3379 in 1994. The 27 trees in the back are for the victims. All 12 passengers on Flight 3378 died, while 15 people died on Flight 3379. The five trees in the middle represent the survivors of Flight 3379. Courtesy of the Family Assistance Foundation.

Cary’s Carpenter Park to memorialize plane crash victims from ’88, ’94

March 23, 2015 3:43 PM

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