Incident Cessna 210L VH-RJH,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208606
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Date:Friday 6 January 1995
Type:Silhouette image of generic C210 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 210L
Registration: VH-RJH
MSN: 21059880
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sunshine Coast Airport (YBSU), Marcoola, QLD -   Australia
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:YTWB
Destination airport:YBSU
Investigating agency: BASI
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Shortly after takeoff, the pilot selected the landing gear up but it failed to respond. He completed the emergency checks and found that the hydraulic fluid level was low. The flight was continued to Maroochydore, where engineering advice would be available. Following discussion with his maintenance engineer, the pilot attempted to replenish the hydraulic fluid with engine oil, without success. The aircraft was landed with the landing gear retracted, resulting in damage to the propeller and undercarriage. A post-flight inspection revealed that the left main gear door actuator had separated, allowing the hydraulic fluid to escape.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BASI
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
11 June 1988 VH-EUT 0 Collibee, NSW sub
4 June 2013 VH-ZMT Aircraft Engineering (NT) Pty. Ltd. 0 Ramingining Airport - YRNG, Ramingining, NT sub
Gear-up landing

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