NTSB Identification: CHI88LA122.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36708.
Accident occurred Monday, May 30, 1988 in ROMEOVILLE, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/26/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N68312
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE STUDENT PILOT WAS ATTEMPTING TO LAND WHEN THE AIRCRAFT TOUCHED DOWN HARD ON THE RUNWAY. THE AIRCRAFT BOUNCED BACK UP IN THE AIR. THE PILOT STATED THAT HE WAS UNABLE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT AND UPON RECONTACTING THE RUNWAY THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED AND THE AIRCRAFT NOSED DOWN ON THE RUNWAY.

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND



Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OPERATION..PILOT IN COMMAND

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