Survivors, rescuers of 1990 plane crash reunite
Survivors of a Colombia jetliner that crashed on the North Shore 20 years ago reunited with the people who rescued them Sunday.
Avianca Flight 52 ran out of fuel and crashed on a hillside in Cove Neck on its way to JFK International Airport in 1990. Seventy-three people were killed, but rescue workers were able to save 85 passengers.
The group came together at the Oyster Bay House of God. Survivors say they?ll be forever grateful for the EMTs who helped save them.