NTSB Identification: CHI95LA131.
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Accident occurred Sunday, April 02, 1995 in KANKAKEE, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/13/1995
Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-20-108, registration: N4917Z
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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WHILE PERFORMING PRACTICE THREE POINT LANDINGS, THE AIRPLANE BOUNCED, THE LEFT WING CONTACTED THE RUNWAY, THE AIRPLANE GROUND LOOPED, AND DEPARTED THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE 5,979 FOOT BY 100 FOOT RUNWAY. THE LEFT MAIN LANDING GEAR COLLAPSED AS IT CONTACTED THE GROUND.

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

The pilot's inadequate recovery from a bounced landing.

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