NTSB Identification: CHI85LA270.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29761.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 03, 1985 in CARBONDALE, IL
Aircraft: CESSNA 310D, registration: N1729K
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 ACFT WAS LANDING AT DEST ARPT AFTER A TWO HR XCOUNTRY FLT. AT GEAR EXT NO GREEN LIGHT. PILOT RECYCLED GEAR BUT STILL NO LIGHT. EMERGENCY EXT USED AND THREE GREEN INDICATED. ON LD ROLL NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED. UPLOCK ARM TUBE WAS BROKEN ON THE NOSE GEAR.

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

LANDING GEAR,NOSE GEAR ASSEMBLY..FAILURE,PARTIAL


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,NOSE GEAR..UNLOCKED

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