NTSB Identification: CHI88LA051.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37618.
Accident occurred Sunday, January 24, 1988 in FOND DU LAC, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/25/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N75716
Injuries: 1 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 56 HOUR STUDENT PILOT LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL AFTER LANDING. THE AIRCRAFT VEERED TO THE LEFT AND STRUCK A SNOWBANK ALONG THE LEFT SIDE OF THE RUNWAY, THEN FLIPPED OVER. WINDS WERE REPORTED FROM THE WEST SOUTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

LACK OF RECENT EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OPERATION..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND

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