NTSB Identification: MIA94LA158.
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Accident occurred Saturday, June 11, 1994 in GAINESVILLE, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/18/1994
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N46140
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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THE AIRPLANE LANDED HARD AND THEN BOUNCED ON THE NOSE GEAR SEVERAL TIMES UNTIL THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED. THE AIRCRAFT THEN SKIDDED OFF THE RUNWAY AND NOSED OVER. A SMALL POST CRASH FIRE OCCURRED IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.

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

THE PILOT'S IMPROPER FLARE AND IMPROPER RECOVERY FROM A BOUNCED LANDING. .

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