NTSB Identification: FTW97LA195.
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Accident occurred Tuesday, May 06, 1997 in LITTLE ROCK, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/30/1998
Aircraft: Cessna 182K, registration: N2740Q
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.

According to the pilot, 'I came in for a normal landing and after the first touchdown the airplane ballooned back into the air.' The pilot further reported that 'I was too high, so I pushed the nose down.' The pilot stated that he was unaware of a propeller strike until after he taxied to parking and shut the engine down.

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

the pilot's improper flare and improper recovery from a bounced landing.

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