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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122026
Last updated: 27 October 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172R Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Airline Transport Professionals
Registration: N411ES
C/n / msn: 17280223
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Fort Worth, Texas -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Arlington, TX (GKY)
Destination airport:Fort Worth, TX (FWS)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The student pilot was performing touch-and-go takeoffs and landings when the airplane touched down and bounced. During the attempted recovery, the airplane stalled, rolled left, and impacted the ground. According to the flight instructor, he attempted to take control of the airplane, but the student continued to pull back on the airplane's control yoke. The student pilot reported that when requested to relinquish the flight controls, he did so. The airplane's left wing and fuselage sustained substantial damage during the accident. The flight instructor reported that there were no mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane prior to the accident.
Probable Cause: The student pilot's improper recovery from the bounced landing and the flight instructor's delayed remedial action.



Revision history:

30-Apr-2011 15:17 vvvww Added
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
27-Nov-2017 16:51 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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