Plane Diverts from Duluth to MSP for Emergency Landing, Gear Problems to Blame

November 12, 2018 10:28 PM

A plane heading to the Duluth International Airport was diverted to the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport due to a gear issue, according to ABC affiliate WDIO-Duluth. 


Natalie Peterson, a spokesperson for the Duluth Airport Authority, told KSTP around 5:46 p.m. "the pilot requested to be diverted to MSP and is on its way there now." 

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According to an MSP-Airport spokesperson, the private plane landed safely with six people on board around 6:35 p.m. No one was injured.

The spokesperson added there was a problem with the nose gear on the aircraft. There is no other information at this time.

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