BYERLY AVIATION DBA: http://registry.faa.gov/N3RZ
FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Portland FSDO-65
AIRCRAFT LANDED GEAR UP, BANGOR, MAINE
Aircraft Make: MOONEY
Aircraft Model: M20M
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
*UPDATE* 9/29 2:17p – The Bangor International Airport (BGR) runway has reopened and operations are back to normal.
An official at the airport said the runway was reopened at 1:16 p.m. following a small aircraft incident that occurred at 11:20 a.m.
As reported earlier, the official said there were no injuries.
Airlines at the airport are now working to get passengers who were delayed back on their way out and get inbound passengers to Bangor.
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – Bangor International Airport is closed after small aircraft incident on Thursday.
Officials say a small private plane experiencing landing gear problems was forced to land with the landing gear up. The pilot was the only person onboard and was not injured. Emergency responders are still on the scene.
BGR is working with emergency personnel and multiple agencies to clear the aircraft from the runway and will provide additional information as it becomes available.
The airport is closed at this time for all arrivals. Departures of small aircraft are possible.