Plane makes emergency landing on its nose at Chicago airport

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CHICAGO (NBC) – A small plane made an emergency landing in Chicago Wednesday afternoon in a dramatic scene that was caught on camera.

The small twin Cessna 3-10 had nose gear problems after takeoff and was burning fuel in the are before it landed at Chicago’s Executive Airport.

The plane was seen circling the airport numerous times before making an emergency landing.

Video footage showed the plan swerve slightly after landing, with its nose tilting down on the ground. Two people quickly jumped out of the plane.

There are no reports of injuries at this point.

Kayla Crandall

Kayla Crandall

Kayla Crandall is the Social Media and Digital Content Manager at Fort Wayne's NBC. She also serves as the weekend producer on NBC.

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