NTSB Identification: NYC84LA197.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25484.
Accident occurred Tuesday, May 15, 1984 in MANSFIELD, MA
Aircraft: CESSNA C172, registration: N9654Q
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.

STUDENT PLT ON FIRST SOLO LANDED HARD DUE TO LATE FLARE. THE ACFT TOUCHED DOWN ON THE NOSE GEAR RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIALDAMAGE. A GO-AROUND WAS ACCOMPLISHED FOLLOWED BY AN UNEVENTFUL LANDING.

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

FLARE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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