NTSB Identification: IAD02LA066.
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Accident occurred Thursday, July 04, 2002 in Providence, RI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/26/2003
Aircraft: Piper PA-28-161, registration: N8081G
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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During the student pilot's landing, the airplane skidded off the left side of the runway. Winds were 70 degrees from the right, at 7 knots. The airplane had no mechanical anomalies.

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

The student pilot's failure to maintain directional control during the landing.

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