NTSB Identification: MIA96LA092.
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Accident occurred Saturday, March 02, 1996 in LAWRENCEVILLE, GA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/06/1996
Aircraft: Cessna 152, registration: N5399P
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

The aircraft bounced during landing and was 30 degrees to runway heading when it again touched down. The aircraft went off the left side of the runway, crossed over a taxiway, and came to rest in a grass area adjacent to the taxiway. As the aircraft crossed the taxiway the nose landing gear collapsed and the left wing contacted the ground.

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

the pilot's improper recovery from a bounced landing and his failure to maintain directional control.

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