Small plane makes emergency landing at Harnett airport
Posted May 12, 2012
Erwin, N.C. — A single-engine airplane made an emergency landing Saturday afternoon at the Harnett Regional Jetport, airport staff said.
The pilot of a Beechcraft Bonanza realized that the plane malfunctioned shortly after taking off around 1 p.m. and quickly set the plane back down, staff said. The plane rolled off the side of the runway into some bushes.
No one was injured.
Harnett Regional Jetport is a business-class airport located at 601 Airport Rd., in Erwin, south of Buies Creek.