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The pilot reported that after a normal landing and landing roll, whilst watching for the next exit from the runway, he accidentally raised the gear switch instead of the flap switch. The gear retracted and the aircraft slid to rest on the runway.
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General details
Date: 06 February 1997 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 15:52 EST  
 Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
 Occurrence type: Incorrect configuration 
Release date: 25 March 1997 Occurrence class: Operational 
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Incident 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Beech Aircraft Corp 
Aircraft model: V35A MK II 
Aircraft registration: VH-FWY 
Sector: Piston 
Damage to aircraft: Minor 
Departure point:Archerfield
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