Accident Howard 350 N350Q,
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Date:Tuesday 18 August 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic howd model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Howard 350
Owner/operator:Aviation Equipment Corp. of America
Registration: N350Q
MSN: 5892
Year of manufacture:1943
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Opa-locka Airport, FL (OPF) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Brooksville-Hernando County Airport, FL (KBKV)
Destination airport:Opa-locka Airport, FL (OPF/KOPF)
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The landing gear retracted on landing at Opa-locka Airport, Florida. A post-impact fire erupted, causing substantial damage.
The crew stated that the gear was lowered prior to touchdown but the gear handle was found in the up position.

PROBABLE CAUSE: Undetermined.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Report number: MIA71AM017
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 months
Download report: Final report


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