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Parts of plane found in Midway's lagoon

A prop, motor and landing gear discovered by divers belonged to a World War II fighter

By William Cole

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 02, 2013

~~<p>Divers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration were doing routine marine cleanup work in Midway Atoll's lagoon in June when they came upon something startling in 10 feet of water.</p>
<p>A big three-bladed propeller was sitting on the sandy bottom next to an engine and some landing gear.</p>
~~

Divers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration were doing routine marine cleanup work in Midway Atoll's lagoon in June when they came upon something startling in 10 feet of water.

A big three-bladed propeller was sitting on the sandy bottom next to an engine and some landing gear. Login for more...



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