NTSB Identification: ATL96LA052.
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Accident occurred Thursday, February 22, 1996 in BIRMINGHAM, AL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/09/1996
Aircraft: Piper PA-28R-200, registration: N2590Q
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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The pilot requested a full stop landing on the last quarter of the 10,000-foot runway. As the pilot applied braking after the landing, the airplane veered off the left side of the runway. As the airplane skidded along the runway, the right landing gear collapsed. No mechanical problem with the airplane was reported by the pilot, and examination of the airplane failed to disclose a mechanical problem.

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

the pilot's failure to maintain directional control during landing,

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