NTSB Identification: CHI85LA150.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27527.
Accident occurred Friday, March 29, 1985 in RICHMOND, IN
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N48241
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 ON A SOLO TRAINING FLT THE STUDENT PLT ALLOWED THE ACFT TO BOUNCE DURING TOUCHDOWN. THE ACFT THEN BECAME AIRBORNE & STALLED WHILE SEVERAL FEET ABOVE THE RWY. DURING THE ENSUING HARD LANDING THE NOSE GEAR STRUT COLLAPSED & THE ACFT VEERED TO THE LEFT SIDE OF THE RWY. IT NOSED OVER BEFORE COMING TO A STOP.

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..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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