Officials release names of those involved in B-17 plane crash at Bradley Airport

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HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — CT State Police released the names of those involved in the fatal, vintage WWII B-17 plane crash that occurred at Bradley International Airport Wednesday.

Related: At least 7 reported dead in vintage WWII military plane crash at Bradley International Airport

Crew:

Ernest McCauley (Pilot) – 75- Long Beach, CA – Presumed Deceased

Michael Foster (Co-Pilot) – 71 – Jacksonville, FL – Presumed Deceased

Mitchell Melton (Flight engineer) – 34 – Dalehart, TX – Injured

Related: Family member of B-17 bomber crash survivor Mitch Melton speaks

Passengers:

Andy Barrett – 36 – South Hadley, MA – Injured

Linda Schmidt – 62 – Suffield, CT – Injured

Tom Schmidt – 62 – Suffield, CT – Injured

Joseph Huber – 48 – Tariffville, CT – Injured

James Traficante – 54 – Simsbury, CT – Injured

David Broderick – 56 – West Springfield, MA – Deceased

Gary Mazzone – 66 – Broad Brook, CT – Presumed Deceased

James Roberts – 48 – Ludlow, MA – Presumed Deceased

Robert Riddell – 59 – East Granby, CT – Presumed Deceased

Robert Rubner – 64 – Tolland, CT – Presumed Deceased

Airport Personnel:

Andrew Sullivan – 28 – Enfield, CT – Injured

Related: Families of victims identified in deadly B-17 crash at Bradley Airport speak

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