NTSB Identification: LAX82DA145
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, April 10, 1982 in SANTA MONICA, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/10/1983
Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112, registration: N2588D
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

DURING LANDING, THE STUDENT PILOT ALLOWED THE AIRCRAFT TO BOUNCE. AFTER ABOUT THE THIRD BOUNCE, THE NOSE GEAR BUCKLED AND THE AIRCRAFT SKIDDED OFF THE RUNWAY.

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

LEVEL OFF..IMPROPER..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

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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