Military aircraft makes emergency landing at McGhee Tyson Air Base

FILE PHOTO: A KC-135R Stratotanker from the 134th Air refueling wing lands at McGhee Tyson Air national Guard Base. (PHOTO: Master Sgt. Kendra Owenby)

LOUISVILLE (WATE) – A military aircraft has landed safety after it was forced to make an emergency landing.

Caitlin Newman with the McGhee Tyson Airport Authority said the aircraft had an “alert 2.” Newman said the incident happened at around 12:00 p.m. at McGhee Tyson Air Base.

No other information is available at this time.

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