Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

May 15, 2014

Pilot injured in hard landing at Virginia airport


Associated Press

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Virginia State Police say a pilot suffered minor injuries when a single-engine plane made a hard landing at the Hampton Roads Executive Airport in Chesapeake.

Sgt. Michelle Anaya tells media outlets that the Piper aircraft landed around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Anaya says the plane had a fuel leak.

The pilot was the only person on board.