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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing at Russellville Municipal Airport

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing at Russellville Municipal Airport, Arkansas, on December 20. Authorities said the pilot requested an emergency landing after the plane’s landing gear failed to deploy. The plane landed with the wheels up. The pilot, who was the the only one aboard, remained uninjured. Download article as PDF »

Cessna Flips on Runway Excursion

Thursday, October 24, 2013
By George Hatcher

A privately owned Cessna 210 airplane #N6942R flipped over after running off the Lodi runway during a landing excursion at 3 p.m. On October 23, 2013. The pilot reported no injury. The plane had substantial damage. The Woodbridge Fire Dept responded to the scene. The FAA Database reported that AIRCRAFT ON LANDING WENT OFF... »

Piper Crash in Argentina

Thursday, May 16, 2013
By George Hatcher

Mr. Julio Contreras – President of Allen Air Club was flying a Piper PA-11 Cub Special on May 10, 2013 and on landing at the Aeropuerto Arturo Humbert in Argentina, the plane flipped–a wheels up landing. Volunteer firemen, police, airport staff and members of the aeroclub responded to the scene. The cause of the... »

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