Alexandria pilot pulls off safe belly landing
ALEXANDRIA - As Fred Bursch took off in his twin-engine, six-passenger airplane from the Alexandria Airport Wednesday afternoon, he heard a strange noise when he retracted his landing gear - a clunk.
This signaled the start of a four-hour ordeal that put Bursch's piloting skills to the test.
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