NTSB Identification: CHI95LA252B
Accident occurred Monday, July 31, 1995 in OSHKOSH, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/17/1996
Aircraft: Cessna 172F, registration: N5542R
Injuries: 5 Uninjured.
NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.
The pilot of the Acro, N40LF, reported that at the request of the control tower he landed mid-point on the runway, and behind the Cessna 172, N5542R. During the ground roll, the Acro impacted the right wing of the Cessna. The pilot of the Acro stated 'forward visibility is very restrictive in this model with the tail down.' The pilot of the Cessna reported that he was taxiing on the runway after landing. He was about to make a left turn off the runway when the Acro impacted his airplane's right wing.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be: the failure of the pilot of the Acro II, N40LF, to maintain clearance from the Cessna 172, N5542R. Full narrative available
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