TYLER, TX (KLTV) – A plane had a bumpy landing Monday at Tyler-Pounds Regional Airport.
According to Jenny Wells, spokesperson for the City of Tyler, the Cessna 185 float plane was having trouble getting its landing gear down and ended up landing on its floats on runway 422.
Wells said there were two people on board the plane when it landed and they were not injured. Damage to the plane is minimal.
Wells said runway 422 will be closed for the next 12 hours as a special removal team will be brought in the take the plane off the runway. She said no flights should be affected as the airport has two other runways open.