NTSB Identification: FTW85LA228.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28098.
Accident occurred Friday, May 17, 1985 in CHICKASHA, OK
Aircraft: CESSNA 182M, registration: N71351
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 ACFT BOUNCED DURING LANDING AND THE STUDENT PLT ALLOWED THE ACFT TO PORPOISE. THE NOSE GEAR, ENGINE FIREWALL AND PROPELLER WERE DAMAGED. THIS WAS THE STUDENT'S FIRST SOLO FLT. HIS LAST 2.7 HRS OF DUAL FLT INSTRUCTION CONSISTED OF 18 PRACTICE TOUCH AND GO LANDINGS. THE ACCIDENT FLT WAS SUPPOSED TO HAVE CONSISTED OF 3 TOUCH AND GO LANDINGS.

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

FLIGHT CONTROLS..IMPROPER USE OF..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



Contributing Factors

FLARE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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