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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144974
Last updated: 24 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP
Registration: N5253Q
C/n / msn: 172S9168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Monroe Regional Airport - KMLU, Monroe, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Monroe, LA (MLU)
Destination airport:Monroe, LA (MLU)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The student pilot reported that the airplane bounced while landing. The airplane then departed the left side of the runway and hit the precision approach path indicator lights. The airplane sustained substantial damage to the horizontal stabilizer. The pilot reported no mechanical malfunctions with the airplane.
Probable Cause: The student pilot's improper landing flare, which resulted in a bounced landing and loss of directional control.



Revision history:

11-Apr-2012 16:34 Geno Added
11-Apr-2012 17:17 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Nature, Source, Narrative]
30-May-2012 18:04 Geno Updated [Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
27-Nov-2017 20:36 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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