NTSB Identification: MIA00LA042.
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Accident occurred Sunday, December 05, 1999 in VENICE, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/30/2000
Aircraft: Cessna 152, registration: N49328
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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The pilot stated he had successfully completed two touch and go and a full stop landing to the same runway. On this particular landing, his flight control inputs caused a higher than normal flare and a hard, simultaneous touchdown of the nose and right main landing gear, collapsing the nose gear, and causing a runway strike of the right wingtip, the propeller spinner and propeller.

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

The pilot's improper flare resulting in a hard landing and a collapsed nose landing gear.

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