NTSB Identification: LAX88LA301.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37109.
Accident occurred Monday, August 29, 1988 in GOODYEAR, AZ
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/03/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N46972
Injuries: 1 Minor.

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 ON HER SECOND SUPERVISED SOLO FLIGHT. SHE HAD COMPLETED ONE TOUCH AND GO LANDING AND WAS ATTEMPTING A SECOND WHEN THE ACCIDENT OCCURRED. THE PILOT FAILED TO FLARE THE AIRPLANE AT THE PROPER TIME AND THE AIRPLANE COLLIDED WITH THE TERRAIN - NOSEWHEEL FIRST. THE FOREIGN STUDENT PLT DID NOT FILE AN ACC REPORT.

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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