NTSB Identification: MIA96LA160.
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Accident occurred Wednesday, June 19, 1996 in SANFORD, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/04/1996
Aircraft: Cessna 150L, registration: N11532
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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The pilot was performing touch-and-go landings on runway 9R. During a landing, the airplane was observed on short final drifting to the north of the runway. The airplane touched down, departed the left side of the runway into the grass, and nosed over. No preimpact mechanical problem was reported. The wind was reported to be from 040 degrees at 5 knots.

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

failure of the pilot to maintain directional control of the airplane during the landing, which resulted in a ground swerve and subsequent nose over.

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