NTSB Identification: MIA86LA046.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29843.
Accident occurred Thursday, December 19, 1985 in DELAND, FL
Aircraft: BEECH C-18S, registration: N64463
Injuries: 2 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 PILOT IN THE RIGHT SEAT WAS MAKING HIS FIRST LANDING IN THAT MAKE AND MODEL OF AIRCRAFT. DURING THE LANDING ROLL HE TRIED TO RAISE THE WING FLAPS LEVER. INSTEAD, HE RAISED THE LANDING GEAR LEVER CAUSING THE LANDING GEAR TO RETRACT.

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

GEAR RETRACTION..INADVERTENT..COPILOT/SECOND PILOT




Contributing Factors

SUPERVISION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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