NTSB Identification: CHI87LA056.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32944.
Accident occurred Friday, December 26, 1986 in MADISON, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/30/1988
Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112, registration: N4325E
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.

WHILE PRACTICING TOUCH & GO LANDINGS, THE STUDENT PLT REPORTS, THE ACFT 'SUDDENLY DROPPED' RESULTING IN A HARD LANDING. THE ACFT THEN PORPOISED SEPARATING THE NOSE GEAR AND SKIDDING TO A STOP OFF THE RWY.

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:

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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