NTSB Identification: CEN10CA373
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 30, 2010 in Bloomington, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/20/2010
Aircraft: DIAMOND AIRCRAFT IND INC DA 20-C1, registration: N802CT
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.

The pilot reported that he was landing after a local flight. He stated that during the landing flare he “stalled the plane about 10 feet AGL [above ground level].” The airplane sustained substantial damage when the right wing tip contacted the ground. The pilot performed a go-around and the airplane's left wing contacted the runway during the go-around. The pilot’s accident report listed no pre-impact mechanical malfunctions with the airplane.

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

The pilot's failure to maintain adequate airspeed during landing, which resulted in a stall.

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