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  • The World War II B-17 plane than made an emergency landing in Oswego burns on Monday morning.

      The World War II B-17 plane than made an emergency landing in Oswego burns on Monday morning.
    Photo courtesy Bob Mudra

  • The remains of a B-17 airplane that burst into flames after making an emergency landing in an Oswego field .

      The remains of a B-17 airplane that burst into flames after making an emergency landing in an Oswego field .
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • An aerial view of the B-17 on fire in Oswego.

      An aerial view of the B-17 on fire in Oswego.
    Photo courtesy of ABC 7

  • An aerial view of the B-17 on fire in Oswego.

      An aerial view of the B-17 on fire in Oswego.
    Photo courtesy of ABC 7

  • Fire department rescue vehicles can a the scene of a vintage B-17 airplane crash in an Oswego cornfield.

      Fire department rescue vehicles can a the scene of a vintage B-17 airplane crash in an Oswego cornfield.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • A B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.

       A B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.
    Rick West | Staff Photographer

  • A B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.

       A B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.
    Rick West | Staff Photographer

  • Workers survey the damage after a B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.

       Workers survey the damage after a B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.
    Rick West | Staff Photographer

  • A B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.

       A B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.
    Rick West | Staff Photographer

  • A B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.

       A B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.
    Rick West | Staff Photographer

  • An investigator photographs the scene after a B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.

       An investigator photographs the scene after a B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.
    Rick West | Staff Photographer

  • A Sugar Grove firefighter sprays down the wreckage of a B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.

       A Sugar Grove firefighter sprays down the wreckage of a B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield Monday morning.
    Rick West | Staff Photographer

  • The B-17 bomber flying over Oswego minutes before it made an emergency landing in a cornfield and burst into flames. In this photo, fames can be seen coming from one of the engines.

      The B-17 bomber flying over Oswego minutes before it made an emergency landing in a cornfield and burst into flames. In this photo, fames can be seen coming from one of the engines.
    Photo courtesy of Craig Bellafiore

  • The B-17 bomber flying over Oswego minutes before it made an emergency landing in a cornfield and burst into flames. In this photo, fames can be seen coming from one of the engines.

      The B-17 bomber flying over Oswego minutes before it made an emergency landing in a cornfield and burst into flames. In this photo, fames can be seen coming from one of the engines.
    Photo courtesy of Craig Bellafiore

  • A stream of residents from a near by neighborhood walk through the cornfield to get a view of the vintage B-17 airplane that made an emergency landing in Oswego.

       A stream of residents from a near by neighborhood walk through the cornfield to get a view of the vintage B-17 airplane that made an emergency landing in Oswego.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • Investigators view the wreckage of the vintage B-17 airplane that made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield.

      Investigators view the wreckage of the vintage B-17 airplane that made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • Investigators view the wreckage of the vintage B-17 airplane that made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield.

      Investigators view the wreckage of the vintage B-17 airplane that made an emergency landing in an Oswego cornfield.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • The wreckage of the vintage B-17 airplane that crashed in an Oswego cornfield.

       The wreckage of the vintage B-17 airplane that crashed in an Oswego cornfield.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • The scene of the vintage B-17 airplane that crashed in an Oswego cornfield.

       The scene of the vintage B-17 airplane that crashed in an Oswego cornfield.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • The wreckage of a vintage B-17 airplane that crashed in an Oswego cornfield.

       The wreckage of a vintage B-17 airplane that crashed in an Oswego cornfield.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • The pilot and investigators on the scene of the vintage B-17 airplane that crashed in an Oswego cornfield.

       The pilot and investigators on the scene of the vintage B-17 airplane that crashed in an Oswego cornfield.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

  • NTSB members work the scene of a vintage B-17 airplane crash in Oswego.

       NTSB members work the scene of a vintage B-17 airplane crash in Oswego.
    Mark Black | Staff Photographer

 

A world war ii-era b17 bomber made an emergency landing in an oswego cornfield before being engulfed in flames on monday. all seven passengers made it off the plane safely.