"Due to the remoteness of the location, pieces of the wreckage could still be found at the site."

#Death

Wed, Nov 6th, 2013 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

On ViralNova, a look at the most unusual of monuments found in the most desolate place in the world. I'm using the above picture because I don't want to ruin the surprise from ViralNova.

A friend told me to go to a certain latitude and longitude on Google Maps. When I noticed it seemed to be in the middle of an African desert, I thought he was just sending nonsense. But when I zoomed in, my mind was blown. I noticed a tiny icon that looked like an airplane.

So I did some more research and discovered there?s an incredibly tragic and beautiful story behind it. Here it is, from start to finish.

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