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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215294
Last updated: 23 February 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P28R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28R-200 Arrow
Registration: EC-HSZ
C/n / msn: 28R-7235020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Madrid-Cuatro Vientos Airport (LECU) -   Spain
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Burgos Airport (LEBG)
Destination airport:Madrid-Cuatro Vientos Airport (ECV/LECU)
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
After taking off from Burgos Airport the pilot attempted to retract the landing gear. He noticed that the amber light corresponding to the landing gear transit remained illuminated. After obtaining visual confirmation from the pilot of another aircraft it appeared the nose leg was retracted and the main gear was in intermediate position).
He attempted to recycle the landing gear, but this did not have any effect. He then tried to deploy it by the manual emergency procedure, which was also unsuccessful.
He decided to continue the flight to Cuatro Vientos, notifying his situation and receiving again visual confirmation of the position of the gear by the control tower of the airport.
A forced landing was carried out. The occupant was unharmed and left the aircraft by his own means. The aircraft sustained significant damage.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: CIAIAC
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 3 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

12-Sep-2018 08:05 harro Added
12-Sep-2018 13:22 Geno Updated [Cn, Operator, Source]
17-Dec-2019 20:06 harro Updated [Nature, Destination airport, Accident report, ]

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