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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207308
Last updated: 14 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 200C Super King Air
Registration: VH-FDB
MSN: BL-26
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Townsville Airport (YBTL), Garbutt, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Julia Creek, QLD
Destination airport:YBTL
Investigating agency: BASI
Once airborne from the departure runway, the landing gear was selected up but the gear did not complete the up cycle and the intransit light remained on. All attempts to cycle and extend the gear were unsuccessful. During the landing roll, the landing gear collapsed. A subsequent inspection found that gear teeth had broken off the left main actuator crown wheel. Parts of the teeth were imbedded in the pinion gear.


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BASI
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

10-Mar-2018 10:59 Pineapple Added

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