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MOODY AFB A-10 MAKES EMERGENCY LANDING

A photo of an A-10C Thunderbolt II aircraft sitting on the runway.

An A-10C Thunderbolt II sits on the runway after making an emergency landing April 7, 2020 at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The A-10, assigned to the 75th Fighter Squadron, landed with its landing gear in the up position after declaring an in-flight emergency. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andrea Jenkins)

MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. --

An Air Force A-10C Thunderbolt II assigned to the 75th Fighter Squadron made an emergency landing here without its landing gear extended April 7, 2020.

The aircraft was conducting a routine training mission when the pilot declared an in-flight emergency.

The aircraft had one person aboard and landed on the primary runway. The pilot was not injured and evaluated by flight surgeons before release.

An Interim Safety Board will investigate the incident.

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