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WORLD WAR II PLANE MAKES EMERGENCY LANDING

(Connersville, IN)--A World War II-era plane had to make an emergency landing at the Connersville airport Monday afternoon.  Fayette County received a message from a central Indiana air traffic controller that the plane had an engine fail and needed to make an emergency landing.  Numerous fire and ambulance personnel responded and the plane landed without incident.  The aircraft is a flying museum that showcases the Berlin Airlift that occurred after World War II.  First responders were given a tour after the landing.