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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199047
Last updated: 4 June 2020
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Date:29-OCT-2016
Time:12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C82R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna R182
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N855SP
C/n / msn: 201792
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Llano, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Georgetown, TX (GTU)
Destination airport:Llano, TX (AQO)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot reported that, during the landing, “the nose dropped suddenly,” and the airplane “bounced” on the runway. Subsequently, the propeller struck the ground.
A postaccident examination revealed that the airplane had sustained substantial damage to the firewall.
The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.


Probable Cause: The pilot’s improper landing flare, which resulted in a bounced landing.


Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20170517X72827&key=1


Revision history:

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