NTSB Identification: MIA85LA184.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28520.
Accident occurred Tuesday, May 28, 1985 in DAYTONA BEACH, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA 337G, registration: N53633
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PLT STATED THAT WHILE PRACTICING AN ACTUAL SINGLE ENG LANDING, HE FORGOT TO LOWER THE LANDING GEAR. HE HEARD THE GEAR WARNING HORN BUT SAID THAT HE THOUGHT IT WAS HIS RADAR ALIMETER SOUNDING. HE ADMITTED THAT ACTUAL SINGLE ENG LANDINGS SHOULD NOT BE PERFORMED AT LOW ALTITUDE OR IN THE ARPT TRAFFIC PATTERN, BUT SHOULD BE SIMULATED BY THROTTLING AN ENG BACK.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

WHEELS UP LANDING..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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