Saturday, January 14, 2017
Beech V35A, N7145N: Pilot forgot to lower the landing gear and performed gear up landing
AIRCRAFT: 1968 Beech V35A, N7145N, serial number D86827
ENGINE - M&M, S/N: Continental IO-520-BA, serial number 241736-12; all cylinders replaced with TCM new on 1/4/2010, approx. 711.0 hours. Gann #4 & #6 cylinders installed 8/13/2013 approx 600 hours; GAMI Injectors
PROPELLER – M&M, S/N: N/A
APPROXIMATE TOTAL HOURS (estimated TT & TSMO from logbooks or other information):
ENGINE: 2484.5 SNEW; 1489.7 SMOH
AIRFRAME: 5855.5 TTAF
OTHER EQUIPMENT: GTX 330;Century III with RCA 2600-3 Electrical Digital Horizon; Garmin 496 panel mount; BAS shoulder harness
DESCRIPTION OF ACCIDENT: Pilot forgot to lower the landing gear and performed gear up landing.
DESCRIPTION OF DAMAGES: Prop Strike, engine stoppage, flaps damaged, exhaust and cabin step damaged, cowl flaps, antennas and nose gear doors damaged.
LOCATION OF AIRCRAFT: Muscle Shoals, AL. Northwest AL Regional Airport, in FBO sun hangar.
REMARKS: Beautiful airplane with nice paint and interior.
Read more here: http://www.avclaims.com/N7145N.htm
Posted by Kathryn on 10:31:00 PM