NTSB Identification: MIA86LA124.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30716.
Accident occurred Friday, April 18, 1986 in ST. AUGUSTINE, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N121SU
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 PRIVATE PILOT WITH A TOTAL OF 36.2 HOURS OF LOGGED FLIGHT TIME, STATED THAT SHE LANDED HARD ON THE NOSE WHEEL AND THE NOSE STRUT FAILED DURING A FULL STOP LANDING.

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

DESCENT..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,NOSE GEAR..FAILURE,PARTIAL


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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