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USA: Vintage B17 plane crashes at Bradley International Airport

24 554 02.10.2019 Инфо

W/S Black smoke billowing from crashed plane, Bradley International Airport
A World War II-era B17 plane crashed and erupted into flames at Bradley International Airport, near Hartford in Connecticut, on Wednesday. The vintage, civilian-owned bomber crashed as it attempted to land at the airfield, according to a Federal Aviation Administration tweet.
Multiple injuries have been reported following the crash, with six people having been taken to a nearby hospital.
Black smoke could be seen billowing from the burning wreckage of the plane.
The airport was closed following the incident as an active fire and rescue operation got underway, according to a Bradley International Airport tweet.