The New York Times
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 -- 1:20 PM EDT
Panetta Is Safe After Car Ignites Near His Plane at Afghan Base
An Afghan drove a stolen vehicle on to a runway ramp at a military base in southern Afghanistan and then ran from it ablaze as a plane carrying Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta landed there on Wednesday morning, Pentagon officials said.
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