Saturday, September 1, 2012
NewsStoryNow-An aircraft reportedly massive exploded in the air before it crashed during a display at the Quad City Air Show Saturday, September 1, 2012. The crash happened just after 1 p.m. as planes were performing at the show at Davenport Municipal Airport at Mount Joy. A witness reported seeing three aircraft flying in apparent formation when the plane on the right side began to drift sideways. The witness said the plane then exploded in the air. She saw a second mid-air explosion, then a third when the plane hit the ground southwest of the airport.