NTSB Identification: ATL88LA119.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36069.
Accident occurred Saturday, March 19, 1988 in VILLA RICA, GA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/13/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 150J, registration: N60586
Injuries: 2 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.

ACFT WAS LANDED TO THE WEST ON A 2500' DIRT STRIP. TREES, ABOUT 25-30' HIGH BOUNDED THE APPROACH THRESHOLD. WIND WAS VARIABLE NW TO W GUSTING 15-18 KTS. PIC SAID ACFT DROPPED OUT FROM UNDER HIM AND LANDED HARD. AFTER BOUNCING IT LANDED ON NOSE GEAR WHICH FOLDED AFT AND THE ACFT NOSED OVER INVERTED.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

THROTTLE/POWER CONTROL..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND

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