NTSB: Preliminary report on deadly B-17 crash expected this week


TO RAISE ENOUGH MONEY TO CHANGE THAT. NICK: THE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD CONTINUES TO INVESTIGATE THE DEADLY B-17 PLANE CRASH AT BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPOT LAST WEEK. 22NEWS REPORTER MIKE MASCIADRELLI WENT BACK TO BRADLEY TODAY AND HAS THE LATEST ON THE INVESTIGATION. INVESTIGATORS ARE TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT CAUSED A B-17 BOMBER TO CRASH AT BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WEDNESDAY, 5 MINUTES AFTER TAKING OFF FROM THE AIRPORT. SEVEN PEOPLE WERE KILLED AND EIGHT WERE INJURED IN THE FIERY PLANE CRASH. TWO OF THE PASSENGERS WHO DIED WERE WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS NATIVES. PHIL SLACK: TAMPA, FLORIDA ITS NOT SOMETHING YOUR REALLY HEAR ABOUT, A PLANE CRASH AND IT WAS AN OLDER PLANE. I WAS LIKE WOW DEFINITELY A TRAGEDY, ITS SAD TO HEAR SEVEN PEOPLE ARE GONE. MIKE MASCIADRELLI: WINDSOR LOCKS, CT THE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD IS CONDUCTING THE INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEADLY B17 CRASH AT BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THEY SAID THEY HAVE RECOVERED THE PLANE’S FOUR ENGINES AND ARE WORKING TO DETERMINE IF THEY WERE WORKING PROPERLY THE ORGANIZATION OPERATING THE B-17, THE COLLINGS FOUNDATION, SUSPENDED ITS FLIGHT OPERATIONS FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR AND ARE WORKING WITH THE NTSB ON THE INVESTIGATION. THE NTSB PLANS TO RELEASE A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THEIR INVESTIGATION BY THE END OF THIS WEEK. BUT THEY DON’T EXPECT TO DETERMINE THE CAUSE OF THE PLANE CRASH FOR ANOTHER 12 TO 18 MONTHS. NO WORD ON MEMORIAL SERVICES FOR THE VICTIMS OF THE CRASH, AT THIS TIME. ONCE THEY’RE SCHEDULED, WE’LL BE SURE TO LET YOU KNOW. AT BRADLEY INTERNATIONAL

2 thoughts on “NTSB: Preliminary report on deadly B-17 crash expected this week

  1. RIP to those people who sadly died, my condolences to the the family and friends. Thinking of you all at this sad time from the uk

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