NTSB Identification: FTW96LA179.
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Accident occurred Tuesday, April 23, 1996 in COLORADO SPGS, CO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/06/1996
Aircraft: Cessna 172P, registration: N55126
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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When returning from a solo training flight the student pilot was making a full stop landing. During the flare for landing the aircraft began to settle and the pilot attempted to go-around. The left wing dropped and the aircraft impacted beside the runway.

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

the student pilot'S failure to maintain control of the aircraft during a go-around.

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