Preliminary Accident Reports

August 2011 Issue

June 13, 2011, Oswego, Ill., Boeing B-17G

At about 0947 Central time, the airplane experienced an in-flight fire and performed an emergency landing. One passenger sustained a minor injury. The three crew members and three other passengers were not injured. The airplane was substantially damaged as a result of the fire, which continued after it was on the ground. Visual conditions prevailed.

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