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Small plane makes hard landing, sustains moderate damage at Palo Alto Airport

Original post made on Apr 6, 2022

A small plane sustained moderate damage after making a hard landing at the Palo Alto Airport on Wednesday afternoon, resulting in a minor fuel leak, according to the Fire Department.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, April 6, 2022, 3:30 PM

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Posted by Bystander
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Apr 6, 2022 at 4:05 pm

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I suppose this will give fuel to those who want to close the airport. It seems that nobody was seriously hurt and the plane landed on the runway.

We should be pleased about the outcome being so minor in the circumstances. Probably a case of saying well done to the pilot.


Posted by eileen
a resident of College Terrace
on Apr 7, 2022 at 8:47 pm

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I think our Palo Alto Airport is a wonderful asset for our city!


Posted by Moctod
a resident of University South
on Apr 8, 2022 at 8:27 am

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"Moderate damage?" It looks like a total loss.


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