Squawk Box

August 2018 Issue

Switch Hunts

The following information is derived from the FAA’s Service Difficulty Reports and Aviation Maintenance Alerts.

Beech Model 65 Queen Air Failed Gear Limit Switch

Landing gear limit switch (p/n MS250261) failed to stop motor during retraction, causing landing gear circuit breaker to pop. Aircraft landed without incident. Re-rigged the switch IAW maintenance manual. Retraction test and ops check okay.

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