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Disabled MNRF water bomber blocks runway at Sault Airport

No injuries reported after aircraft reportedly makes Sunday afternoon landing without landing gear
A disabled MNRF CL 415 water bomber blocks the runway at Sault Ste. Marie Airport after reportedly landing without landing gear early Sunday afternoon. No injuries were reported.

Crews are working to remove a water bomber from the runway at Sault Ste. Marie Airport after the aircraft reportedly made a successful landing without landing gear Sunday afternoon. 

Sault Ste. Marie Airport President and CEO Terry Bos tells SooToday the incident involving a CL 415 water bomber belonging to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) happened at approximately 12:30 p.m. Sunday. 

No injuries have been reported. 

SooToday has reached out to MNRF for more information on the incident.