Plane makes emergency landing safely in South Island, NZ

11:15, February 09, 2011      

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An Air Nelson plane made an emergency landing at New Zealand's South Island on Wednesday afternoon.

Airways New Zealand said the aircraft landed without its nose wheel, but no one was injured.

Emergency fire crews were put on stand-by after the plane was diverted from Wellington after a fault was noticed in the landing gear.

Source: Xinhua

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