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July 5, 2016
Exceeding weight capacity, winds blamed in fatal Montevideo plane crash in 2014
July 5, 2016 - 6:05pm
May 12, 2016
Life Link III earns reaccreditation
May 12, 2016 - 5:24am
April 26, 2016
Hector pilot to be inducted into hall of fame
April 26, 2016 - 8:22am
October 3, 2015
Pilot Tom Sand stands Friday afternoon in front of the Quam Construction plane he landed safely in Willmar after executing emergency procedures for the left-side landing gear, visible behind him. Willmar Airport personnel could observe the gear was down, but Sand had to make a soft landing in case the gear was not locked. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Plane lands safely in Willmar after scare with landing gear
October 3, 2015 - 12:00am
September 14, 2015
Midwest Opinion: Solve rogue drone’s collision-risk problem
September 14, 2015 - 12:01am
June 22, 2015
The PV-2 Harpoon “Attu Warrior’’ cuts across a summer sky above the Fagen Fighters Museum on Saturday. The museum was host to the Ray Fagen Memorial Airshow. (TOM CHERVENY/TRIBUNE)
‘Bombs Away’ air show pays tribute to veterans Saturday in Granite Falls
June 22, 2015 - 12:02am
April 4, 2015
FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Robb Jeffries
FireBoss airplanes sit Friday on the tarmac at Princeton Municipal Airport. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recently made the switch from older CL-215 airplanes to FireBoss planes for combating wildfires. Four of the airplanes the DNR uses have floats, like this one, and two others need to land to be reloaded with water.
New firefighting airplanes helping DNR combat outbreak of wildfires
April 4, 2015 - 8:26am
February 28, 2015
Bill Graves
Graves’ plane flying too low in final seconds, NTSB finds in early report
February 28, 2015 - 5:56am
September 14, 2014
Willmar airport on-site supervisor Eric Rudningen of Eric’s Aviation Services has a commercial pilot’s license and an airframe and powerplant mechanics certificate. His two-year airport management contract with the city runs out at the end of the year, and a new three-year agreement will be before the Willmar City Council tonight. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)
Operations are up at Willmar Municipal Airport
September 14, 2014 - 11:52pm
June 22, 2014
Plane crashes into Sauk Rapids home; two on on plane killed
June 22, 2014 - 11:05pm
June 20, 2014
Small plane crashes into house in Sauk Rapids
June 20, 2014 - 11:49pm
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