NTSB Identification: NYC00LA169.
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Accident occurred Thursday, June 08, 2000 in SPECULATOR, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/04/2000
Aircraft: Republic RC3, registration: N60CB
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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The pilot inadvertently lowered the landing gear of the amphibian airplane while on approach for a water landing. The airplane touched down, and nosed over.

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

The pilot inadvertently lowering the landing gear of the amphibian airplane for a water landing.

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