Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Piper PA-32R-301T Saratoga II TC, Ostrans LLC, N269Z: Incident occurred July 19, 2016 at Buffalo Niagara International Airport (KBUF), Buffalo, Erie County, New York

OSTRANS LLC: http://registry.faa.gov/N269Z

FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Rochester FSDO-23

Date: 19-JUL-16
Time: 18:34:00Z
Regis#: N269Z
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA32R
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Damage: Unknown
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
State: New York


CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WKBW) - Crews are currently responding to an emergency at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport.

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.

Story and video:  http://www.wkbw.com

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.

Story and video:  http://www.wgrz.com

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