NTSB Identification: MIA96LA045.
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Accident occurred Saturday, December 16, 1995 in JACKSONVILLE, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/01/1996
Aircraft: LET L-23, registration: N254BA
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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THE PILOT STATED THAT ONCE RELEASED FROM THE TOWPLANE HE WAS UNABLE TO LOCATE AN ADEQUATE THERMAL AND ELECTED TO LAND IN A FOOTBALL FIELD. DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE LEFT WING STRUCK A GOALPOST.

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

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO PROPERLY PLAN THE FLIGHT.

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