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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65124
Last updated: 31 July 2020
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Date:09-JUN-2007
Time:10:04
Type:Silhouette image of generic ask1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASK 21
Owner/operator:Civil Air Patrol Inc
Registration: N621CP
C/n / msn: 21708
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Clear, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Clear, AK (PACL)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The flight instructor was conducting student training in the airport traffic pattern under Title 14, CFR Part 91. On short final the dual student deployed full spoilers, resulting in the glider touching down short of the runway. The nose wheel of the glider impacted the edge of the runway threshold, damaging the landing gear attachment and the fuselage.
Probable Cause: The dual student's misjudged distance/altitude during the final approach to land, and the flight instructor's inadequate supervision of the student, which resulted in an undershoot, and substantial damage.

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20070801X01083&key=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 13:33 DColclasure Added
28-Jun-2009 23:14 DColclasure Updated
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
04-Dec-2017 18:42 ASN Update Bot Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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