NTSB Identification: ATL05CA164.
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Accident occurred Wednesday, September 28, 2005 in Guyton, GA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/31/2006
Aircraft: Maule MT-7-235, registration: N1012H
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators used data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator and did not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

During a landing on a private sod airstrip the airplane bounced twice, and on the second touchdown the nose wheel assembly collapsed, and the airplane nosed over. The pilot did not report any mechanical problems with the airplane.

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

The pilot's improper recovery from a bounced landing, and improper flare, which resulted in a hard landing.

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