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Single-engine plane collapses on landing at Concord airport, closes runway

A runway was closed at the Concord-Padgett Regional Airport Tuesday morning after a...
A runway was closed at the Concord-Padgett Regional Airport Tuesday morning after a single-engine aircraft collapsed on landing.(Sky3 | WBTV | Sky3 | WBTV)
Updated: Mar. 9, 2021 at 11:52 AM EST
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CONCORD, N.C. (WBTV) - A runway was closed at the Concord-Padgett Regional Airport Tuesday morning after an aircraft collapsed on landing.

The incident happened just after 11 a.m. and involved a Mooney single-engine aircraft. There was one pilot aboard the plane, who was not hurt, Concord officials say.

The runway was expected to be closed for 1-3 hours following the incident.

City of Concord Police and Fire are on the scene, as well as airport operations personnel. The Federal Aviation Administration has been notified.

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