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Verb1.force-land - make a forced landing
land, set down - reach or come to rest; "The bird landed on the highest branch"; "The plane landed in Istanbul"
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According to the scanty information got, the pilot of the training aircraft, a TB-9 aircraft was able to successfully force-land the aircraft about 7 nautical miles North West of Kaduna airport on Friday.
The airplane was substantially damaged at about 1200 Eastern time when it experienced a total loss of engine power and was force-landed to a road.
The engine would not sustain power and the pilot force-landed the airplane in a nearby field.