Aircraft lands gear-up at Tucson International Airport

Aircraft lands gear-up at Tucson International Airport
The runway remained closed until the small aircraft could be removed. (Source: KOLD News 13)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Today, an aircraft had to land gear-up at Tucson International Airport with authorization from airport officials.

According to reports from TUS, at approximately 1:15 p.m., a Bonanza general aviation aircraft landed gear-up on the main commercial runway at the airport.

The pilot was the only person onboard the plane, and was not injured.

Airport authorities say the runway remained closed until the aircraft was removed.

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