NTSB Identification: CHI88LA065.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37710.
Accident occurred Thursday, February 11, 1988 in BRIGHTON, MI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/07/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 172F, registration: N8863U
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.

AIRPLANE SUSTAINED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE WHEN IT RAN OFF THE END OF THE RUNWAY AND COLLAPSED THE NOSE GEAR. PILOT STATED THAT HE MISJUDGED THE RUNWAY LENGTH AND STOPPING ABILITY ON THE SNOW AND ICE COVERED SURFACE.

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

PLANNED APPROACH..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ICY

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