Accident Cessna 152 N93103,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 357868
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Date:Thursday 11 January 1996
Time:09:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C152 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 152
Owner/operator:Thomas Burke Mast
Registration: N93103
MSN: 15285403
Year of manufacture:1981
Total airframe hrs:6275 hours
Engine model:Lycoming O-235-L2C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Fort Myers, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:(KFMY)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The flight instructor stated that the student was conducting his third supervised solo flight. The first two landings of the flight were uneventful. During the third flare to touchdown, the airplane began porpoising, then collided with the ground, veered off the right side of the runway, and nosed over.

Probable Cause: the student pilot's improper flare to touchdown.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: ATL96LA033
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 8 months
Download report: Final report




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