NTSB Identification: CHI88LA152.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36577.
Accident occurred Monday, July 04, 1988 in BRECKENRIDGE, MI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/26/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 172M, registration: N20058
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 ON THE PRIVATE AIRSTRIP WHEN THE AIRCRAFT TOUCHED DOWN HARD ON THE RUNWAY. THE AIRCRAFT BOUNCED BACK UP INTO THE AIR. THE PILOT WAS UNABLE TO MAINTAIN CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT AND UPON IMPACTING BACK ONTO THE RUNWAY THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED. 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..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND



Contributing Factors

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

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