NTSB Identification: LAX87LA114.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32192.
Accident occurred Tuesday, February 10, 1987 in EL MONTE, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/21/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N25884
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.

DURING A LOCAL INSTRUCTIONAL FLIGHT, THE PILOT REPORTED THAT WHILE ON THE BASE LEG TO RUNWAY 19 THE AIRCRAFT WAS A BIT HIGH BUT WAS CORRECTED WHILE ON FINAL APPROACH. UPON LANDING THE AIRCRAFT TOUCHED-DOWN IN A THREE POINT ATTITUDE AND BALLOONED UP. ON THE SECOND TOUCH-DOWN, THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED.

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..RUNWAY


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,NOSE GEAR..OVERLOAD


Contributing Factors

REMEDIAL ACTION..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TOTAL..PILOT IN COMMAND

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