PortTWA 800Starboard

Left picture is port side of TWA 800 wreckage reconstruction showing relatively smooth fuselage skin forward of the wing, (nose to left) contrary to picture at right of shattered starboard side at cargo door area (nose to right).
Second picture shows the red paint smears between the passenger windows and the forward cargo door hinges. The text is an excerpt from NTSB AAR describing paint transfers and hinge condition similar to TWA 800.


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