Crash scuttles NY museum's 1911 Navy flight event

A demonstration flight commemorating the centennial of the Navy acquiring its first aircraft has been canceled after a reproduction of the 1911 seaplane crashed.

July 2, 2011 7:30:53 AM PDT
A demonstration flight commemorating the centennial of the Navy acquiring its first aircraft has been canceled after a reproduction of the 1911 seaplane crashed shortly after taking off from one of New York's Finger Lakes during a practice run, organizers said Friday.