Plane makes belly landing at McCarran Airport


A small aircraft had to make a belly landing on the tarmac at McCarren International Airport Friday.

According to a McCarran spokesperson, the plane is a BE90 King airplane.

The plane landed between taxi lanes 5 and 6 at about 3:38 p.m. The 10-seat aircraft experienced a gear issue.

There weren’t any injuries reported, and the airport said the number of passengers on the plane is unknown. 

One runway was closed to remove the plane on the runway.

Air traffic is not disrupted.

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