Plane Debris Apparently From 9/11 Found in NYC

NYPD says part of landing gear was wedged between two buildings
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 26, 2013 4:43 PM CDT
New Plane Debris From 9/11 Found Near Ground Zero
This photo provided by the New York City Police Department shows a piece of landing gear that authorities believe belongs to one of the airliners from 9/11.   (AP Photo/New York City Police Department)

Surveyors in lower Manhattan have found what appears to be one more piece of plane debris from the 9/11 attacks, reports DNA Info and AP. The NYPD thinks it's a piece of landing gear from one of the two hijacked planes—it even has a Boeing identification number. It was wedged between two buildings, at 51 Park Place and 50 Murray St., about three blocks from Ground Zero. The Park Place building is now the location of the controversial Park51 mosque. (Read more 9/11 attacks stories.)

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