NTSB Identification: DEN87LA109.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33974.
Accident occurred Tuesday, April 21, 1987 in LONGMONT, CO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/08/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 150J, registration: N60282
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.
A STUDENT PLT WAS PRACTICING LANDINGS ON HER SECOND SUPERVISED SOLO TRAINING FLT. ON THE FIRST APPROACH, SHE FAILED TO FLARE PROPERLY AND HIT IN A THREE POINT ATTITUDE. THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED AND THE PROPELLER STRUCK THE RWY. THE ACFT SKIDDED ABOUT 25 FEET DOWN THE RWY AND CAME TO REST. A POST ACCIDENT FIRE IGNITED IMMEDIATELY AND CONSUMED MOST OF THE WRECKAGE.
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:LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND
LANDING GEAR,NOSE GEAR..OVERLOAD
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