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Crews Respond To Emergency Landing At Thompson Airport 

Thompson Fire and EMS responded to an emergency landing  over the weekend at the airport. 

 

Crews were called to the scene early Sunday morning after a small plane declared an emergency. 

 

The King Air E90 landed but broke a landing gear in the process causing significant damage to the plane, including the rupturing of its fuel system. 

 

Firefighters were on scene to ensure everyone left the aircraft safely, and used extinguishing agents to suppress fuel vapours. 

 

No one was injured, and the airport was able to resume normal operations within a few hours. 

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