Saturday, December 21, 2013

December 21, 1988 -- Pan Am Flight 103 is destroyed by a bomb over Lockerbie, Scotland, UK. 270 lives ae lost to Libyan terrorists retaliating for the American bombing of Libya in 1983.

This is the Lockerbie Cairn at Arlington National Cemetery. It is made of 270 blocks of red Scottish sandstone. The names of the dead are inscribed in granite on the circular base.

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