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A single-engine plane made an emergency landing near Morris Municipal Airport Saturday and ended up in a field. (CBS/Network Video)

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing Near Morris Airport

A small airplane made an emergency landing near the Morris airport Saturday afternoon, touching down on Illinois Route 47 before careening into a field, a dispatcher tells CBS 2.

02/16/2013

A replica of a World War II-era Mustang fighter plane flipped over as the pilot tired to land in a field in DeKalb County on Dec. 11, 2012. The pilot survived, but firefighters had to cut the plane open to free him. (Credit: CBS)

Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash In DeKalb County

A vintage World War II fighter plane crashed in DeKalb County Tuesday afternoon. Police said the pilot was alert and talking to emergency workers.

CBS Chicago–12/11/2012

One person was killed when a small plane crashed in Manhattan Township in southern Will County on Dec. 4, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

One Killed In Will County Plane Crash

Federal authorities were investigating the cause of a fatal plane crash near Joliet on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2012

The Parfitts were flying a plane like this Grumman AA-1B. (Credit: Airport Data)

Antioch High School Mourns Loss Of Student Killed In Plane Crash

Antioch Community High School is in mourning today – after the death of a 14-year-old freshman and her father, killed in a plane crash yesterday in southeastern Wisconsin.

11/19/2012

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Plane With Ties To Illinois Crashes Near Milwaukee, 2 Dead

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford says a single-engine Grumman AA1 crashed while trying to land just before 1:30 p.m. Sunday. He says local authorities told the FAA both people on board died.

11/18/2012

A small plane has crashed on a street in Gary. (Credit: Pamela Jones/CBS)

Two Dead After Small Plane Crashes In Gary

Two people were killed when a small airplane went down in a wooded area in Gary, Ind., late Wednesday morning.

10/03/2012

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Pilot Killed When Small Plane Crashes In SE Wis.

A pilot was killed Sunday when a small plane crashed into a yard along Eagle Lake in Kansasville in southeastern Wisconsin, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said.

09/09/2012

A small plane crashed outside Rockford, killing the pilot. (CBS)

Pilot Dead After Small Plane Crashes Near Rockford

A pilot is dead after a plane went down near Rockford Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2012

Two people were killed when a small plane crashed near Lake in the Hills Airport on May 3, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

2 Dead In Plane Crash Near Lake In The Hills Airport

Two men were killed after a plane crashed near a small airport in the north suburbs.

05/03/2012

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Aurora Attorney Was In Experimental Plane That Crashed In Florida

One of the men in an experimental plane that crashed into a grocery store Florida Monday was an attorney from Aurora.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2012

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NTSB: Pilot Passed Two Airports Before Crash That Killed Four

A pilot passed up two chances to land at suburban airports — because he didn’t want to get stranded — just minutes before crashing near Crystal Lake last month, killing his two daughters and one of the girls’ boyfriends.

12/08/2011

Three people were killed when a medical transport plane crashed in Riverwoods, Ill., on Nov. 29, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Three Killed In Riverwoods Plane Crash

Three people were killed and two others injured when a small plane transporting a medical patient crashed late Monday in north suburban Riverwoods.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2011

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Wheaton College Student Among 4 Killed In Crystal Lake Plane Crash

All four people aboard a small plane, including a Wheaton College junior, her sister and businessman father, were killed when the aircraft crashed Saturday morning near northwest suburban Crystal Lake.

11/26/2011

Investigators inspect the wreckage of a small plane after an accident that killed 69-year-old pilot Frank Kehoe. (CBS)

Pilot, 69, Dies In Plane Crash Near Elgin

Frank Kehoe, a northwest suburban resident, died when his single-engine experimental plane crashed near the Olson Airport.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2011

The pilot of this small plane was killed when it crashed in Mt. Pleasant, Wis., on Sept. 5, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Former Trucking Executive Killed In Wisconsin Plane Crash

The recently-retired CEO of a truck trailer manufacturing business is being hailed as a hero for guiding his plane away from a subdivision as it crashed near Racine, claiming his life.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2011

A small experimental plane crashed on July 31, 2011, in unincorporated Big Rock in Kane County. The pilot, 73-year-old Jack Morrison, was killed in the crash. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead In Kane County Plane Crash

One person died Sunday morning after a plane crashed shortly after takeoff from an airport in far west suburban Sugar Grove.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2011

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U Of C Student, Parents Killed In Downstate Plane Crash

A University of Chicago undergrad and her parents were killed over the weekend when a single-engine plane went down in downstate Rantoul.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2011

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1 Dead, 1 Injured When Small Plane Crashes In Romeoville

One person was killed and another was seriously injured when a small plane they were on crashed in southwest suburban Romeoville on Sunday, taking out power lines near Lewis University Airport.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2011

A vintage B-17 bomber burns after a crash-landing June 13, 2011 in Oswego. (ROBERT MUDRA)

NTSB Probes Vintage Plane Crash In Oswego

Federal investigators are starting to remove the charred remains of the vintage plane that crashed in Oswego.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2011

A vintage B-17 bomber burns after a crash-landing June 13, 2011 in Oswego. (ROBERT MUDRA)

Vintage Plane Goes Down In Oswego Field

An engine caught fire in a vintage World War II plane Monday, prompting its pilot to make an emergency landing in a field in Oswego this morning.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011

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