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Small plane makes emergency landing on Long Island beach: FAA

Posted: 3:25 PM, Nov 04, 2019
Updated: 2019-11-04 15:25:12-05

POINT LOOKOUT, N.Y. — A small plane made an emergency landing on a Long Island beach, the Federal Aviation Administration announced Monday.

Officials said the Cessna 150 made the emergency landing nine miles east of Kennedy Airport at around 2 p.m. Monday.

The FAA said the plane reportedly experienced an engine-related problem as it headed toward Long Island MacArthur Airport in Islip.

Two people were aboard the plane, the FAA said.