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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175160
Last updated: 8 November 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172R
Registration: N121UC
C/n / msn: 17280420
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Batavia, OH -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Batavia, OH (I69)
Destination airport:Batavia, OH (I69)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The student pilot was landing on a 3,568-foot-long, asphalt runway. The student pilot said that the airplane touched down on all three wheels and began to bounce. The airplane bounced 5 or 6 times, before coming to rest on the runway. Examination of the airplane revealed damage to the propeller, firewall, and fuselage skin. The student pilot reported 32 hours of total flight experience, which included 2.4 hours of solo flight time.

Probable Cause: The student pilot's improper flare and improper recover from a bounced landing, which resulted in a hard landing.



Revision history:

06-Apr-2015 21:34 Noro Added
21-Dec-2016 19:30 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
07-Dec-2017 17:42 ASN Update Bot Updated [Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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