Accident to the Piper PA34 registered F-BVEE on 06/02/2020 at Rivesaltes

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Local flight Perpignan AD

L'équipage décide d'exécuter des tours de piste en configuration N-1. Lors de l'arrondi, l'élève pilote remet les gaz. L'instructeur reprend les commandes pour atterrir. L'avion se pose dur et le train avant s'efface.

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The crew decided to perform runway circuits in N-1 configuration. During the flare, the student pilot increased power. The instructor took control of the aircraft to land. The aircraft made a hard landing and the nose gear collapsed.