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Private Jet Makes Safe Emergency Landing In San Jose

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Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

Mineta San Jose International Airport (City of San Jose)

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A corporate plane carrying four people landed safely Thursday morning at Mineta San Jose International Airport after having issues with its landing gear, fire and airport officials said.

Fire crews responded to the airport around 7:40 a.m. after the pilot of a Dassault Falcon 900 corporate plane cited issues with the aircraft’s landing gear, a fire dispatcher said.

The plane landed safely at about 8:20 a.m. and no one on board was injured, airport spokeswoman Rosemary Barnes said.

Fire crews were on standby until the plane reached the ground.

They were cleared shortly after the landing, fire officials said.

(Copyright 2013 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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