Silver Airways Plane Makes Unscheduled Landing at Fairmont Municipal – WBOY.com

Sister ship to the errant Saab, this one was captured at Fort Lauderdale this past February wearing the carrier’s new colors. // Photo: Andrew Thon – OPShots Contributor //

An apparent airline pilot error has left a Silver Airways plane stranded at a small airport in Fairmont Wednesday morning.Marion County Airport Authority President Tom Mainella said that the pilot of a Saab 340 Turbo Prop airplane thought he was landing in Bridgeport, when he touched down at the Fairmont Municipal Airport-Frankman Field around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

via Silver Airways Plane Makes Unscheduled Landing at Fairmont Munic – WBOY.com: Clarksburg, Morgantown: News, Sports, Weather.

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Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.

I started OPShots in June 2006 as a place to share and display aviation photos without the often restrictive policies of other aviation websites. I want to share my love of aviation with fellow aviation geeks and provide a spotlight on Cleveland Hopkins International airport in the process.

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