The pilot of a small plane flying from Dubuque made an emergency landing this morning at Quad City International Airport.
About 8:15 a.m. the pilot informed air traffic controllers that the plane's landing gear was malfunctioning. Airport emergency personnel scrambled onto the runway in preparation for a possible crash. After a fly-by, the pilot was able to manually lower the landing gear and make a safe landing.
According to Elliott Aviation there were six passengers on board. No further information was available.
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