NTSB Identification: LAX02LA142.
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Accident occurred Tuesday, April 23, 2002 in LANCASTER, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/02/2004
Aircraft: Cessna 340A, registration: N6304X
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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Following a normal approach and landing, the right main landing gear collapsed during the landing rollout. Post accident examination revealed the landing gear selector was in the down position and the landing gear microswitches were dirty, but not cracked or broken. After maintenance personnel replaced the microswitches, the landing gear functioned properly.

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

The collapse of the right main landing gear as a result of a malfunctioning microswitch.

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