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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201572
Last updated: 7 November 2020
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Date:01-JUN-2008
Time:11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140
Owner/operator:
Registration: N28290
C/n / msn: 28-26149
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Shafter, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Shafter, CA (KMIT)
Destination airport:, (KMIT)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The airplane landed hard on the runway. The nose gear collapsed, and the propeller struck the runway. The airplane swerved off the runway before stopping 50 feet later. The pilot stated that the airplane and engine had no mechanical failures or malfunctions during the flight.
Probable Cause: The pilot's misjudged landing flare that resulted in a hard landing.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20080701X00961&key=1


Revision history:

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