Landing gear malfunction Wednesday night closes runway at KAMA


A landing gear malfunction and maintenance closed two runways Wednesday night at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport.

City of Amarillo Communications Manager David Henry says that a private plane had a landing gear malfunction that closed one of the runways. According to Henry, no one was injured.

Henry says that another runway was closed due to maintenance. 

FlightAware, a flight tracker, on Wednesday night says that two flights were diverted due to the issues at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport.

Both runways are back open this morning. 

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