Preliminary Accident Reports

September 1999 Issue

June 11, Fort Myers, Fla. / Piper PA-24 Comanche

At about 09:44 EDT, a Piper Comanche made a gear-up landing at Page Field. The pilot and a passenger were not injured. The pilot said he had a green light indicating his landing gear were down and locked. Tower controllers reported there were three or four times in the recent past when they had to remind the pilot of the airplane to lower his landing gear for landing....

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