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N9649U accident description

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Crash location 42.790555°N, 86.162500°W
Nearest city Holland, MI
42.787523°N, 86.108930°W
2.7 miles away
Tail number N9649U
Accident date 02 Sep 2009
Aircraft type Grumman American AVN. CORP. AA-1C
Additional details: None

NTSB Factual Report

The pilot stated that he touched down a little early on the 2,998-foot-long runway, and the airplane began to porpoise. He stated that he attempted a go-around but had insufficient airspeed to maintain control of the airplane. The airplane veered to the left of the runway where it settled into an area of trees and brush.

NTSB Probable Cause

The pilot's failure to maintain control of the airplane during the landing and subsequent go-around.

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