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Runway temporarily closed at MYR after small plane lands without landing gear down

(Source: MYR Facebook page) (Source: MYR Facebook page)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – The runway at Myrtle Beach International Airport is temporarily closed after a private aircraft landed without its landing gear down on Tuesday evening.

According to airport spokesman Kirk Lovell, the alert came through at 6:15 p.m., about the landing. He added the aircraft slid on the runway. No injuries were reported.

Lovell said the temporary closure could last anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour.

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