Returning from an Empire strike where it was “badly shot up, this Boeing B-29 Superfortress made an emergency landing on Iwo Jima’s 7th Fighter Command base. Damage to hydraulic systems caused a locked brake and a crash resulting in this fire. The entire crew escaped, some with minor injuries. The huge plane plowed up some Mustangs and construction equipment

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