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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201879
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1999
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C152 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 152
Owner/operator:General Aviators
Registration: N25787
C/n / msn: 15280784
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Lansing, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Chicago, IL (MDW)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The student pilot reported that during the landing flare the left main landing gear contacted a snowbank along the left side of the runway. The airplane nosed down and turned 90 degrees with the right wing also contacting the snowbank.
Probable Cause: the pilot's failure to maintain proper runway alignment during the landing flare. A factor related to the accident was the snowbank which the airplane contacted.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20001204X00022&key=1


Revision history:

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26-Nov-2017 09:37 ASN Update Bot Added

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