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Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1801-2400|
|Make Model Name||ATR 72|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 121|
|Aircraft Component||Gear Up Lock|
Pilot Not Flying
|Qualification||Flight Crew Commercial|
|Anomaly||Aircraft Equipment Problem Less Severe|
Shortly after takeoff red unlock light illuminated for the left main landing gear on both systems. Open manual. Declared emergency; returned to land.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: ATR72 flight crew experienced landing gear up-lock failure shortly after takeoff. Emergency was declared and flight returned for uneventful landing.
Narrative: Shortly after takeoff red unlock light illuminated for the left main landing gear on both systems. Open manual. Declared emergency; returned to land.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site as of April 2012 and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.