NTSB Identification: NYC00LA002.
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Accident occurred Saturday, October 02, 1999 in WOLFEBORO, NH
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/22/2000
Aircraft: Cessna 172, registration: N6921X
Injuries: 1 Minor,2 Uninjured.

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After practicing maneuvers, the flight instructor and student pilot returned to the airport. The flight instructor decided to do one more takeoff and landing. After departing the runway, about 200 feet above the ground, the engine lost all power. The flight instructor ditched the airplane in a lake. Examination of the wreckage by a Federal Aviation Administration Inspector, a mechanic, and the owner of the airplane; did not reveal any pre-impact mechanical malfunctions.

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

A total loss of engine power for undetermined reasons.

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