NTSB Identification: ATL80IA085
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: SWEARINGEN SA226, registration: N255AV

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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5-0026  80/8/15    CAMP SPRINGS,MD     SWEARINGEN SA226    CR-  0  0  2  COMMERCIAL                AIRLINE TRANSPORT, AGE
        TIME - 1230                    N255AV              PX-  0  0  3  SCHED PASSG SRV           27, 2900 TOTAL HOURS,
                                       DAMAGE-MINOR        OT-  0  0  0                            UNK/NR IN TYPE,
                                                                                                   INSTRUMENT RATED.
        CLASSIFIED AS INCIDENT
        NAME OF AIRPORT - ANDREWS AFB
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          LYNCHBURG,VA                BALTIMORE,MD
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           WHEELS-UP                                                LANDING: LEVEL OFF/TOUCHDOWN
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PERSONNEL - MAINTENANCE,SERVICING,INSPECTION: INADEQUATE MAINTENANCE AND INSPECTION
           AIRFRAME - FUSELAGE: WHEEL WELL DOORS
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - IMPROPER ALIGNMENT/ADJUSTMENT
           AIRFRAME - LANDING GEAR: GEAR LOCKING MECHANISM
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - JAMMED
        REMARKS- DOOR HINGE BUSHINGS MILLED TO SMALLER THAN NORMAL LENGTH.R GEAR DOOR WOULD NOT FULLY OPEN.

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