WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on a World War II-era bomber plane crashing outside of Bradley International Airport (all times local): 6:50 p.m. A Connecticut state official says seven people died in the crash of a World War-II airplane during an aborted takeoff from Hartford’s airport. Public safety Commissioner James Rovella says the […]
Early Monday morning a vintage WWII B-17 bomber aircraft known as ‘9-0-9’ crash landed at Bradley International Airport while giving a civilian historical flight with 13 passengers on board. As of Monday, 7 of those passengers were reported to have died, the rest sustained significant injuries. The thing is, 9-0-9 has crashed before.