NTSB Identification: LAX85LA009.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25649.
Accident occurred Monday, October 08, 1984 in LONG BEACH, CA
Aircraft: CESSNA 172H, registration: N8048L
Injuries: 4 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 PLT SAID THAT AFTER HE RETURNED TO THE ARPT FOR A NIGHT LANDING, HE APPLIED BACK PRESSURE DURING THE FLARE, THEN HEARD THE STALL WARNING HORN. SUBSEQUENTLY, THE ACFT WAS DAMAGED WHEN IT LANDED HARD & BOUNCED. HOWEVER, THE PLT WAS ABLE TO TAXI TO THE PARKING AREA.

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..NIGHT

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