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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199047
Last updated: 4 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C82R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna R182
Registration: N855SP
C/n / msn: 201792
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Llano, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Georgetown, TX (GTU)
Destination airport:Llano, TX (AQO)
Investigating agency: NTSB
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.



Revision history:

19-Aug-2017 16:44 ASN Update Bot Added

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