NTSB Identification: NYC88LA102.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37703.
Accident occurred Sunday, March 06, 1988 in NEWPORT, VT
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/07/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N8428L
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 LANDING ROLL OUT ON A FROZEN LAKE. THE NOSE WHEEL CONTACTED A SOFT SPOT IN THE ICE AND FLIPPED OVER.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WEAK ICE

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