NTSB Identification: BFO88LA027.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35370.
Accident occurred Monday, March 21, 1988 in FAIRMONT, WV
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/30/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 150L, registration: N6763G
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.

ACCORDING TO THE STUDENT PLT, THE ACFT CRABBED TO THE LEFT JUST PRIOR TO TOUCHDOWN. UPON TOUCHDOWN, THE ACFT VEERED LEFT AND TRAVELED OFF THE RWY INTO MUDDY GRASS. DESPITE THE PLT'S USE OF BRAKES AND RIGHT RUDDER THE ACFT CONTINUED DOWN AN EMBANKMENT WHERE IT CAME TO REST ON THE NOSE AND RIGHT WING.

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

FLIGHT CONTROLS..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER ALIGNMENT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WET

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