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Luggage searched for bombs: Hundreds of suitcases lined a runway at Pearson international Airport over the weekend as part of a security measure after a terrorist threat saying a bomb would be placed on metro's transit lines. Passengers on an Air Canada L1011 from Frankfurt were told to get off the plane in the middle of the runway. Open in full size

Luggage searched for bombs: Hundreds of suitcases lined a runway at Pearson international Airport over the weekend as part of a security measure after a terrorist threat saying a bomb would be placed on metro's transit lines. Passengers on an Air Canada L1011 from Frankfurt were told to get off the plane in the middle of the runway.

Picture, 1985, English

Luggage searched for bombs: Hundreds of suitcases lined a runway at Pearson international Airport over the weekend as part of a security measure after a terrorist threat saying a bomb would be placed on metro's transit lines. Passengers on an Air Canada L1011 from Frankfurt were told to get off the plane in the middle of the runway.

Picture, 1985, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Crime - Bombs - Canada - Ontario - Toronto (Armenian Threat)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0119729f