WWII airplane makes hard landing in Dallas

- A World War II airplane had a hard landing Wednesday morning at the Dallas Executive Airport.

Dallas Fire-Rescue officials said it happened just after 10:30 a.m. When firefighters arrived, they found the P-51 Mustang Fighter on its belly.

Witnesses said they heard the crunch of the propeller as the plane landed. Fortunately there was no fire and the pilot was not hurt.

The aircraft was set to be on display Wednesday afternoon for a Tuskegee Airman recognition event.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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