NTSB Identification: LAX89LA037.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37968.
Accident occurred Saturday, November 05, 1988 in MADERA, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/28/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N3730J
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 PILOT STATED THAT ON THE LAST LANDING, THE AIRPLANE TOUCHED DOWN HARD. SUBSEQUENTLY, THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED & THE AIRPLANE WENT OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE RUNWAY. THERE WERE NO REPORTED MECHANICAL FAILURES OR MALFUNCTIONS WITH THE AIRPLANE PRIOR TO THE ACCIDENT.

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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