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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69900
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SR20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cirrus SR20 G2
Owner/operator:N702TM LLC
Registration: N702TM
MSN: 1649
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Santa Barbara Airport (KSBA), California -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:North Las Vegas, NV (VGT)
Destination airport:Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The airplane landed hard and porpoised down the runway. On the third bounce, the nose landing gear collapsed, and the airplane slid off the runway. The pilot reported that there were no mechanical problems with the airplane.
Probable Cause: The pilot's improper flare, which resulted in a hard landing and porpoise pilot induced oscillation.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 4 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

06-Nov-2009 15:54 slowkid Added
07-Nov-2009 02:55 RobertMB Updated
16-Sep-2010 15:23 HeimoW Updated [Source]
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
02-Dec-2017 17:49 ASN Update Bot Updated [Other fatalities, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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