NTSB Identification: LAX84LA289.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25445.
Accident occurred Saturday, May 12, 1984 in MONTAGUE, CA
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N5654A
Injuries: 3 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.

AN IMPROPER LDG FLARE BY THE DUAL STUDENT PLT CAUSED THE ACFT TO BALLOON TO 15 TO 20 FT AGL. THE CFI CALLED FOR POWER, BUT THE STUDENT DELAYED ADDING POWER & RAISED THE NOSE. AT THE SOUND OF THE STALL WARNING HORN, A GO-AROUND WAS CALLED FOR BY THE CFI & ATTEMPTED BY THE STUDENT. THE LEFT WING DROPPED & WAS THE INITIAL POINT OF IMPACT WITH THE RWY.

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

REMEDIAL ACTION..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)

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

AIRSPEED(VS)..NOT MAINTAINED..DUAL STUDENT


Contributing Factors

FLARE..IMPROPER..DUAL STUDENT


Contributing Factors

REMEDIAL ACTION..DELAYED..DUAL STUDENT


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