Elsie Ostachiewicz



Age: 49


Summary: off-duty TWA customer service agent who was among one of several passengers and crew members reported missing and presumed dead aboard on the ill-fated Boeing 747 commercial airliner TWA Flight 800 after the jumbo jet mysteriously exploded in mid-air and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean shortly after takeoff, in which at least 215 passengers and crew members were confirmed dead and approximately 15 others remained missing while she and her 8-year-old daughter Chelsea Harris were traveling to Paris, France to meet up with the girl's father for a family vacation.



Cause of Death: Killed in TWA Flight 800 airplane accident


Born: 1947


Died: July 17, 1996


Location: Long Island, New York