belly-land

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land on the underside without the landing gear

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The pilot circled the airport to burn off fuel and then belly-landed without wheels on the grass alongside the runway.
Guided by a calm but forceful air traffic controller, the pilot identified as Benjamin Ross belly-landed the Piper Comanche PA-24-250 on an unpaved strip between two runways at 3:05 p.
A small propeller plane carrying six people belly-landed at an airport on Kozu Island, about 170 kilometers south of Tokyo in the Pacific, Sunday morning but no one was hurt, an airport official said.