NTSB Identification: ATL00LA071
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Saturday, July 29, 2000
Probable Cause Approval Date:
Ryskamp SONEX, registration:
Injuries: 1 Minor.
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The pilot stated that this was a test flight for the experimental airplane. The pilot reported that he was low on the final approach to land and collided with ground short of the grass landing strip. The pilot reported no mechanical problems with the airplane.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this
The pilot's misjudgment of airspeed and altitude resulting in an undershoot.