NTSB Identification: MIA83LA128.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22733.
Accident occurred Saturday, April 16, 1983 in WILLISTON, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N84107
Injuries: 1 Minor,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.

DURING A SPOT LANDING CONTEST THE ACFT BOUNCED AFTER TOUCHDOWN & STARTED DRIFTING OFF THE RWY. THE PLT ADDED POWER TO AVOID ANOTHER ACFT TAXIING IN THE OPPOSITE DIRECTION ADJACENT TO THE RWY & AT ABOUT 25 FT AGL THE PLT LOST CONTROL OF THE ACFT.

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

FLIGHT CONTROLS..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LEVEL OFF..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

ABORTED LANDING..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

GO-AROUND..INITIATED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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