NTSB Identification: CHI88LA077.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35510.
Accident occurred Saturday, March 26, 1988 in MENDOTA, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/25/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N35407
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.

DURING THE LANDING ROLL, IN GUSTY, CROSSWIND CONDITIONS THE UPWIND WING OF THE AIRCRAFT LIFTED AND THE AIRCRAFT EXPERIENCED A NOSEOVER.

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

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


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

PREFLIGHT BRIEFING SERVICE..NOT OBTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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