On August 9, 1993, about 0930 eastern daylight time, a Cessna 152, N757UY, registered to and operated by Kimura International, Inc., experienced a loss of control during the landing roll and nosed over at the Opa-Locka West Airport, Opa- Locka, Florida, while on a 14 CFR Part 91 instructional flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time and no flight plan was filed. The airplane was substantially damaged and the student pilot, the sole occupant, was not injured. The flight originated about 10 minutes earlier. Use your browsers 'back' function to return to synopsisReturn to Query Page
The student pilot stated that after touchdown during the fourth touch-and-go landing, he applied power to go around but did not add sufficient right rudder. The airplane veered off the left side of the runway after which the nose landing gear collapsed and the airplane nosed over.