Preliminary Accident Reports

January 2012 Issue

November 8, 2011,Kissimmee, Fla., Cessna 172RG Cutlass

The airplane experienced a landing gear malfunction and was substantially damaged during a gear-up landing at about 1852 Eastern time. The flight instructor (CFI) and a private pilot were uninjured. Visual conditions prevailed. The CFI subsequently reported they were not getting a positive gear down-and-locked indication. In addition, the right main landing gear was only extended about halfway.

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