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Old Jun 13, 2011, 08:32 PM
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the Liberty Belle, a restored B-17 burned up after emergency landing today.

Happened outside of Chicago. Fortunately with no injuries, but it feels like a friend died. Usually
the planes from the Burbank Airport a annoying, but I really enjoyed
watching (and listening to) this big bird take off.

http://blog.seattlepi.com/aerospace/...-near-chicago/

*Click on the picture on the above link for a slide show.

more news stories:

http://photoblog.msnbc.msn.com/_news...-liberty-belle

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/l...,5852034.story

http://www.timesunion.com/local/arti...in-1422389.php

http://beaconnews.suntimes.com/news/...-treasure.html

http://www.libertyfoundation.org/ (not responding at present, when
it comes back, there's some great pix.)

Thanks,
Jason
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