NTSB Identification: NYC05LA123.
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Accident occurred Tuesday, May 17, 2005 in Islip, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/31/2006
Aircraft: Cessna 172P, registration: N9344L
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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As the pilot taxied from his parking spot, he made a left 90-degree turn, onto a taxiway. As the turn was completed, the airplane's right wing struck a parked vehicle.

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

The pilot's failure to maintain clearance from a parked vehicle while taxiing.

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