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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140799
Last updated: 29 September 2019
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Date:01-DEC-2011
Time:11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172P
Owner/operator:Marine Flyer Llc
Registration: N83PD
C/n / msn: 17274181
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Schenectady, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Schenectady, NY (SCH)
Destination airport:Schenectady, NY (SCH)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
After a brief local flight, the pilot returned to the departure airport. During the landing, the airplane touched down on the runway and bounced. The pilot again attempted to land the airplane; however, the airplane’s nose dropped, and the nose landing gear and propeller struck the runway, resulting in a second bounce. The airplane struck the runway again before the pilot regained control of it and taxied it to the hangar. A postaccident examination revealed that the airplane sustained substantial damage to the firewall. The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions of the airplane.
Probable Cause: The pilot’s inadequate recovery from a bounced landing, which resulted in a loss of control.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20111205X95739&key=1
FAA register: https://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=20111205X95739&key=1
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=83PD&x=21&y=16
http://jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=6610152


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Dec-2011 13:43 Geno Added
21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
27-Nov-2017 17:39 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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