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Friday, 24 December, 1999, 12:15 GMT
Stansted crash in pictures

Accident investigators are searching through the wreckage of the crashed Boeing 747-200 as airline passengers face a day of delayed flights to their Christmas destinations. Four crewmen were killed in the crash.


An aerial view of the crash scene


The full scale of the devastation was clear at first light


Debris was scattered across a wide area


Passengers face long delays as Stansted moves to clear the backlog of flights


They could have several more hours to wait on one of the airport's busiest days of the year


The plane crashed just yards from homes


The search is on for a second "black box" recorder


Miraculously, there were no injuries on the ground
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