Firefighting platoons from several companies in Montgomery and Chester counties arrived Sunday shortly before 1 p.m. at Limerick's Heritage Field Airport, where a plane crashed and then burst into flames. The pilot escaped.
Fire-fighters from western Montgomery County and elsewhere converged Sunday on nearby Heritage Field Airport for exercises to battle blazes from explosive materials like Bakken crude oil.
Sunday marks the 62nd year during which the Pottstown Aircraft Owners and Pilots group holds its annual fly-in and drive-in breakfast in Limerick. Cruise on in for food and fun.
The Limerick PA public-use airport, which is privately owned, is seeking contractors' bids to seal cracks in its runway, re-mark some portions of its pavement, and install new lighting fixtures.