Landing Gear Preflight: Know How It Works

Avoid gear collapses and extension problems by putting a close eye on the system on every preflight. Use the maintenance manual for guidance.

As we sift through the NTSB accident reports each month, we’re consistently finding landing gear mishaps that might have been avoided if the pilot spent a little extra time inspecting the gear during the preflight, or simply knew how to recognize potential problem areas before launching. In this quick-hitter tech article, we’ll look at the […]
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