NTSB Identification: CHI93LA308.
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Accident occurred Thursday, August 05, 1993 in LUDINGTON, MI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/25/1994
Aircraft: BEECH 19A, registration: N5072T
Injuries: 3 Uninjured.

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THE PILOT REPORTED HE INITIATED A FLARE AT APPROXIMATELY 10 FEET ABOVE THE RUNWAY. THE AIRCRAFT MADE A RAPID DESCENT ONTO THE RUNWAY AND THE NOSE WHEEL COLLAPSED.

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

the pilot's misjudged landing flare.

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