Introducing: Avoiding Gear Up Landings

Gear-up landings and gear collapses happen to pilots regardless of experience levels or certificates held. They are often caused by distractions that lead to forgetting to lower the gear before landing or mistakenly selecting the gear up lever instead of the flaps up lever on the ground. So how can we combat these self-induced woes that lead to one of the costliest insurance claims? The team at AOPA (USA) has put together this useful video to help you navigate this issue.