NTSB Identification: FTW94LA318.
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Accident occurred Friday, September 30, 1994 in FORT WORTH, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/04/1995
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N46872
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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WHILE PRACTICING LANDINGS AND TAKEOFFS, DURING THE FIRST SUPERVISED SOLO FLIGHT, THE PILOT LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL AND RAN OFF OF THE RUNWAY DURING TAKEOFF. THE AIRPLANE STRUCK A DIRT MOUND AND NOSED OVER. THERE WERE NO MECHANICAL MALFUNCTIONS AND THE WIND WAS CALM.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN DIRECTIONAL CONTROL.

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