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1-9-04 - It was a close call at the Gainesville Municipal airport Friday as a pilot was forced to land with no landing gear.
Police and firefighters were on standby as the single engine plane did a “bellyflop” landing on the runway around 1:15 p.m. The plane skidded several hundred feet but did not catch fire.
The pilot was not hurt.