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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212495
Last updated: 18 September 2020
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Date:08-MAR-2018
Time:16:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic BL8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
American Champion 8GCBC
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N105BH
C/n / msn: 498-2007
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Many, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Many, LA (3R4)
Destination airport:Many, LA (3R4)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot of the tailwheel-equipped airplane reported that, during landing, he tapped the brakes too hard, and the airplane nosed over.
The airplane sustained substantial damage to the fuselage.
The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.



Probable Cause: The pilotís improper application of the brakes during landing, which resulted in a nose-over.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20180309X23911&key=1

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 3 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

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