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NTSB Identification: NYC78FA061
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: AMER AVCO AA-5A, registration: N9879U
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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-1428   78/6/1    GUILFORD,NY         AMER AVCO AA-5A     CR-  1  0  0  NONCOMMERCIAL             PRIVATE, AGE 46, 625
        TIME - 2030                    N9879U              PX-  0  1  0  PLEASURE/PERSONAL TRANSP  TOTAL HOURS, UNK/NR IN
                                       DAMAGE-DESTROYED    OT-  0  0  0                            TYPE, NOT INSTRUMENT
                                                                                                   RATED.
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          SIDNEY,NY                   LOCAL
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           STALL: SPIN                                              IN FLIGHT: ACROBATICS
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - EXERCISED POOR JUDGMENT
           PILOT IN COMMAND - FAILED TO FOLLOW APPROVED PROCEDURES,DIRECTIVES,ETC.
        REMARKS- ACFT ENTERED FLAT SPIN.INTENTIONAL SPINS PROHIBITED.
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