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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208621
Last updated: 8 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic CH7A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Champion 7ACA
Registration: N1227G
C/n / msn: 7AC-4921
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Nampa, ID -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Nampa, ID (MAN)
Destination airport:Nampa, ID (MAN)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The pilot of a tailwheel-equipped airplane reported that he and the flight instructor were conducting touch-and-go†landings as part of a flight review. During the eighth landing, the airplane veered†to the right, the flight instructor applied the brakes, and the airplane nosed down.†
The empennage sustained substantial damage.
The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.

Probable Cause: The pilotís failure to maintain directional control during the landing roll and the flight instructorís use of excessive braking, which led to a nose-over.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 8 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

02-Apr-2018 07:34 ASN Update Bot Added

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