Encyclopedia > Alexander Filipov

  Article Content

Alexander Filipov

Alexander Milan Filipov was an electrical engineer (193X-2001).

Filipov specialized in aeronautic machinery.

He died at age 70 in the crash of American Airlines Flight 11 in the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack. He was survived by his wife and son, David Filipov, Moscow bureau chief for the Boston Globe at the time of his death. Filipov was going to Los Angeles for a business meeting with the company for which he consulted. He had changed his ticket from a Delta flight to Flight 11 at the last minute.

Tributes and Comments

See September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack/Casualties.



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Hubble Space Telescope

... slightly too flat at the edges, a problem that could have been tested for on the ground if the funds had been available. Servicing Missions The telescope has ...