NTSB Identification: MIA84LA144.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24368.
Accident occurred Saturday, April 21, 1984 in DAYTONA BEACH, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA TR182, registration: N738JA
Injuries: 4 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 WAS UNABLE TO LOWER THE LANDING GEAR AND MADE A WHEELS-UP LANDING. AN EXAM REVEALED THAT A ROD END, PN S02321-3, ON THE NOSE GEAR DOOR HAD FAILED. THE FAILURE WAS IN TENSION BENDING WITH NO SIGNS OF PREEXISTING FATIGUE OR CORROSION.

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL RETRACTION/EXTENSION ASSEMBLY..OVERTORQUE

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

MAINTENANCE..IMPROPER..OTHER MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL RETRACTION/EXTENSION ASSEMBLY..FAILURE,TOTAL


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