31 May '18, 11am

The KC-135 aircraft blew out two of its tires as it landed.

The KC-135 aircraft blew out two of its tires as it landed.

MILWAUKEE — A military airplane has made a safe emergency landing in Milwaukee. A spokesman for the Wisconsin Air National Guard 's 128th Air Refueling Wing says the crew landed safely and exited at Mitchell International Airport on Wednesday afternoon. The KC-135 aircraft blew out two of its tires as it landed. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports emergency vehicles surrounded the plane after it came to a stop. The runway was temporarily closed. The plane was towed off the runway at 4 p.m., and the runway reopened and the airport resumed normal operations. The Air Guard spokesman says the cause of the emergency will be investigated. This article was from The Associated Press and was legally licensed through the NewsCred publisher network. Please direct all licensing questions to [email protected] .

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