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FAA Investigating Small Plane's Hard Landing at Orange Airport

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     Sky Ranger footage shows emergency crews and investigators at the scene of a plane's hard landing at Orange Municipal Airport. 

    (Published Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017)

    Authorities in Massachusetts are responding to a plane's hard landing at Orange Municipal Airport.

    At approximately 12:50 p.m. Tuesday, the small aircraft, which is a Vans RV 8, went into the grass due to a collapsed nose gear as it landed, according to the FAA.

    The federal agency will investigate the hard landing.

    Orange police say there have been no reported injuries. No other details were immediately available.

    Sky Ranger footage of the scene shows crews surrounding a small aircraft.


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