NTSB Identification: MIA08CA155
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, August 01, 2008 in Gilbert, SC
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/22/2009
Aircraft: Cubcrafter CC11-100, registration: N238BB
Injuries: 1 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.

The pilot stated that after landing the tail started to go right of centerline. He applied right rudder with little to no effect. He then applied brakes, but applied them too hard and the tail came off the ground and the airplane nosed over inverted. The pilot reported no mechanical problems with the airplane.

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

The pilot's improper use of brakes during landing roll resulting in a nose-over.

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