FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Rochester FSDO-23
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA32R
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
State: New York
AIRCRAFT LANDED GEAR UP, BUFFALO, NEW YORK.
It appears a small aircraft had problems landing.
According to the NFTA, the plane was being used for a training flight and was occupied by a student pilot and a trainer.
The landing gear failed to deploy and the plane made a "belly landing."
There are no injuries reported at this time.
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CHEEKTOWAGA, NY-A flight instructor and student pilot were not hurt after their single engine plane made a hard landing Tuesday afternoon at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport.
NFTA spokesperson Doug Hartmayer says the aircraft's wheels failed to deploy during landing, causing the plane to land on its belly and skid to a stop.
The identities of the two people involved were not available.
Hartmayer says the airport operations were not affected by the incident.
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