ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146516
Last updated: 22 May 2013
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Narrative:The United States Air Force said no one was hurt Monday when the landing gear of a training jet malfunctioned, causing the aircraft to land on its belly with its wheels retracted.
|Type:||Hawker Beechcraft T-6A Texan II|
|Operator:||United States Air Force (USAF)|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Columbus Air Force Base -
United States of America
|Departure airport:||Columbus Air Force Base|
|Destination airport:||Columbus Air Force Base|
An instructor pilot and student pilot were on board the T-6 Texan ll during the landing at Columbus Air Force Base.
CAFB Public Affairs Officer Sonic Johnson says the incident occurred at 4:28 p.m. while student pilots were practicing aerobatics maneuvers, takeoffs and landings.
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