NTSB Identification: NYC90FA106.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 43595.
Accident occurred Sunday, May 13, 1990 in SHIRLEYSBURG, PA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/14/1992
Aircraft: CESSNA 150H, registration: N7142S
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE AIRPLANE WAS ON SHORT FINAL WHEN IT WAS OBSERVED DIVING INTO THE GROUND. THE AUTOPSY REVEALED THE PILOT WAS INCAPACITATED BY A HEART ATTACK PRIOR TO IMPACT.

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

PILOT INCAPACITATION DUE TO A HEART ATTACK.

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