NTSB Identification: LAX04LA201.
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Accident occurred Monday, April 19, 2004 in Lake Havasu, AZ
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/28/2004
Aircraft: Cessna U206A, registration: N4941F
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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The private pilot was practicing crosswind landing when the airplane landed hard and bounced. Subsequent inspection disclosed structural damage to the firewall, and damage to the nose gear assembly.

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

The pilot's misjudged flare during landing, which resulted in a hard landing and structural damage to the firewall.

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