NTSB Identification: MIA84LA018.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21902.
Accident occurred Wednesday, October 26, 1983 in CLEARWATER, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N25958
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 ACFT NOSED OVER AFTER THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED DURING A HARD LANDING. THE STUDENT PILOT WAS MAKING TOUCH AND GO PRACTICE LANDINGS. THIS TOUCHDOWN WAS HARD AND ON THE NOSE GEAR. THE WEATHER WAS VMC BUT THE WIND WAS FROM 330 DEGREES AT 12 KTS. THE LANDING WAS ON RWY 04. THE NOSE GEAR SHEARED OFF DURING THE LANDING AND THE ACFT NOSED OVER.

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..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:

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,NOSE GEAR..OVERLOAD


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND

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