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F-15 has problem landing at Ore. Guard base

Oct. 10, 2012 - 05:36PM   |   Last Updated: Oct. 10, 2012 - 05:36PM  |  
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KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. A jet fighter had a problem landing at the Oregon Air National Guard base in Klamath Falls.

Lt. Col. Martin Balakas says the pilot was unhurt after arresting cables were used to help stop the F-15 when it came in for a landing Tuesday afternoon.

He told">The Herald and News that a board of investigating officers is looking into the incident. Details of the damage to the aircraft have not been released.

Kingsley Field is home base to the Oregon Air National Guard's 173rd Fighter Wing, which trains jet fighter pilots.

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