Yak-52, G-OCBT, 1 May 2009
Prior to landing the pilot selected the landing gear lever from UP, to what he believed was DOWN. Just before the aircraft touched down the propeller was seen to shatter; the aircraft had landed with its landing gear retracted. The pilot had selected the three position landing gear lever from UP to NEUTRAL and had not checked the indication.
Yak-52, G-OCBT 10-09.pdf (282.13 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 1 May 2009