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Spitfire Replica Belly Landing on Grass in NZ

Saturday, September 29, 2012
By George Hatcher

What: WW2-era Spitfire Where: Whanganui Airport When: Sept 29, 2012 6:15 pm Who: pilot Why: When his landing gear failed, the pilot of a WW2-era Spitfire (replica) circled the airport for half an hour then made a forced belly landing on grass at Whanganui Airport in New Zealand. The plane sustained some damage. THe... »

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