The Terrifying, Deadly Plane Crash Near Buffalo That Will Never Be Forgotten

If you lived in Buffalo in 2009, there is no doubt you remember this tragic plane crash that took place on February 12th. While the event occurred nearly 10 years ago, it is still fresh in the memories of many Buffalonians — especially those who lost loved ones on that night. This terrifying, deadly plane crash near Buffalo will never be forgotten.

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You can listen to the audio from the plane as well as commentary from Air Traffic Control in the video below, shared by Aviation Explorer via

WARNING: This video contains audio and images that may be disturbing to some viewers.

Where were you when you heard about the crash of Flight 3407? Share your stories with us in the comments below. If you lost a loved one on board this flight, our hearts truly go out to you. We welcome you to share your stories to help keep their memory alive.