NTSB Identification: LAX84LA359.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24285.
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 19, 1984 in EUREKA, CA
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N67329
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 STUDENT PLT WAS ON HIS 5TH LANDING WHEN HE ENCOUNTERED UNFAVORABLE WIND & BOUNCED HARD. HE STATED THAT THE WIND GOT UNDER THE UPWIND WING & SUBSEQUENTLY THE ACFT PIVOTED NOSE DOWN TO THE GROUND & WAS DAMAGED. THE STUDENT REPORTED THAT THE WIND WAS FROM 320 DEG AT 15 GUSTING 25 KTS.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..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

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


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