Plane from Maxwell lands at Nevada airport due to mechanical iss - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Plane from Maxwell lands at Nevada airport due to mechanical issue

(Source: NBC) (Source: NBC)
RENO, NEVADA (WSFA) -

A plane from the 908th Airlift Wing at Maxwell Air Force Base landed at Reno-Tahoe International Airport in Nevada Monday afternoon to address a mechanical issue.

According to Lt. Col. Jerry Lobb, shortly after taking off, an indicator for the C-130H's nose gear didn't come on. The plane landed to address the issue with the indicator, which Lobb called minor. The plane landed safely.

According to news reports in Reno, the plane circled around the airport to burn fuel and emergency crews were staged at the airport for the landing.

The plane was in the area for a training exercise.

Copyright 2017 WSFA 12 News. All rights reserved.

  • NewsMore>>

  • 15-year-old girl shoots, kills mother's abusive boyfriend, sheriff says

    15-year-old girl shoots, kills mother's abusive boyfriend, sheriff says

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-08-19 01:57:05 GMT
    The two bullets struck 46-year-old Steven Kelley in the chest. (Source: Raycom Media, file)The two bullets struck 46-year-old Steven Kelley in the chest. (Source: Raycom Media, file)

    The deceased was a convicted felon who had several guns and often carried on his person. He had two domestic violence protection orders against him from two women in Indiana and Ohio.

    More >>

    The deceased was a convicted felon who had several guns and often carried on his person. He had two domestic violence protection orders against him from two women in Indiana and Ohio.

    More >>
  • Numerous showers and storms next few days

    Numerous showers and storms next few days

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:35 PM EDT2018-08-19 01:35:27 GMT
    (Source: WSFA 12 News)(Source: WSFA 12 News)

    Grab your umbrellas! Numerous showers and storms are likely today with rain chances at 70%. This doesn't mean it will rain all and it doesn't mean everyone will see rain, but there's a good chance you'll see a shower or storm, especially in the afternoon hours. The rain will be off-and-on in nature, and it will range from light sprinkles to strong thunderstorms. So enjoy your outdoor weekend plans, but bring the rain gear and have a plan to quickly move inside if you hear thunder...

    More >>

    Grab your umbrellas! Numerous showers and storms are likely today with rain chances at 70%. This doesn't mean it will rain all and it doesn't mean everyone will see rain, but there's a good chance you'll see a shower or storm, especially in the afternoon hours. The rain will be off-and-on in nature, and it will range from light sprinkles to strong thunderstorms. So enjoy your outdoor weekend plans, but bring the rain gear and have a plan to quickly move inside if you hear thunder...

    More >>
  • Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Italy's leader demands safe roads; bridge toll rises to 43

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:10 AM EDT2018-08-18 08:10:33 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-08-19 01:17:38 GMT
    (Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...(Luca Zennaro/ANSA via AP). Firefighters remove debris of the collapsed Morandi highway bridge in Genoa, Italy, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Italian authorities have lowered the death to 38 from 39 in the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa. Genoa Prefec...

    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in the rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising the death toll to 41.

    More >>

    Italian media say three more bodies have been found in the rubble of the Genoa bridge collapse, raising the death toll to 41.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly