NTSB Identification: ANC12CA040
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, May 19, 2012 in Whittier, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/09/2012
Aircraft: CESSNA T210L, registration: N732BE
Injuries: 4 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators used data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator and did not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

The pilot was landing on a short gravel runway. He did not use the prelanding checklist and failed to extend the landing gear prior to landing. The airplane sustained substantial damage to the fuselage during the gear-up landing. No preaccident mechanical malfunctions or failures were found that would have precluded normal operation.

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

The pilot’s failure use the prelanding checklist and to extend the landing gear before landing.

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