Date: September 29th, 2021
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Ryan Bridges, bridgesR@kalamazoocity.org, 269-762-2922
Minor Equipment Failure on Glider
On September 29th 2021, at 7:30PM Kalamazoo Public Safety was alerted to a possible aircraft crash at the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport. CFR units at the airport were able to quickly report that an in-bound glider had an equipment issue and that there was no crash. In-bound flights were momentarily delayed however, normal operations have resumed. There were NO injuries related to the equipment issue.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Kalamazoo Public Safety at (269)337-8139 or Silent Observer at (269)343-2100 or www.kalamazoosilentobserver.com.
By authority of: Lieutenant Keaton Nielsen