NTSB Identification: MIA94LA124.
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Accident occurred Wednesday, April 13, 1994 in CRESCENT CITY, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/25/1995
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N8196G
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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THE PILOT RECEIVING THE CHECK RIDE STATED THAT HE SET UP A 150 FPM DESCENT RATE TO THE GLASSY WATER. AFTER TOUCHDOWN, THE AIRPLANE NOSED OVER & CAME TO REST INVERTED.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

THE PILOT'S IMPROPER DESCENT RATE, AND THE CHECK PILOT'S INADEQUATE SUPERVISION. THE GLASSY WATER CONDITION WAS A FACTOR.

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