Date & Time: Nov 21, 1969 at 1520 LT
Type of aircraft:
Beechcraft 60 Duke
Operator:
Registration:
N812JR
Flight Type:
Executive
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Houston - Houston
MSN:
P-44
YOM:
1968
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
1762
Captain / Total hours on type:
439
Circumstances:
After touchdown at Houston Airport, the pilot started the braking procedure when he inadvertently raised the landing gear. The aircraft sank on its belly and slid for dozen yards before coming to rest in flames. The pilot escaped uninjured while the aircraft was destroyed.
Causes:
The pilot inadvertently retracted the landing gear after touchdown.
Final Report:
N812JR.pdf62.54 KB