> our title:

USAF Reaper UAV Damaged on Landing

> original title:

MQ-9 Sustains Damage During Landing

(Source: U.S Air Force; issued August 25, 2011)


HOLLOMAN AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. --- A remotely piloted MQ-9 Reaper assigned to the 29th Attack Squadron sustained damage during landing here Aug. 24.

The accident occurred at the end of a local training mission. The 29th AS is a remotely piloted aircraft flying training unit. No one was injured, and no private property was damaged.

A board is convening to investigate the cause of the accident.

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