NTSB Identification: MIA94LA022.
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Accident occurred Saturday, November 13, 1993 in HERNANDO, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/13/1994
Aircraft: SCOTT LONG-EZ, registration: N83TS
Injuries: 1 Minor.

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On landing touchdown the nosewheel collapsed and the airplane nosed over sustaining substantial damage. Examination of the nosewheel retraction/extension assembly revealed the nose gear down relay had failed for undetermined reasons.

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

The failure of the nose gear down relay on the landing gear retraction/extension assembly for undetermined reasons, resulting in the collapse of the nose wheel on landing, and subsequent nose over.

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