NTSB Identification: NYC88LA162.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 38397.
Accident occurred Saturday, May 21, 1988 in POLAND, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/24/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N6078T
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.

STUDENT PILOT STATED THAT ON HIS LAST TAKEOFF AFTER DOING MANY PRACTICE TOUCH AND GOS FROM HIS PRIVATE STRIP AT HIS FARM, HIS STALL WARNING CAME ON. WHEN HE TRIED TO PUSH THE YOKE DOWN (FORWARD), IT WAS JAMMED. HE SAID A SMALL TWIG HAD JAMMED THE ELEVATOR. HE PULLED THE THROTTLE OUT AND LET THE PLANE DOWN IN A PLOWED FIELD. THE AIRCRAFT HIT HARD ON ITS WHEELS AND FLIPPED OVER.

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

FLT CONTROL SYST,ELEVATOR CONTROL..FOREIGN OBJECT

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

FLT CONTROL SYST,ELEVATOR CONTROL..FOULED


Contributing Factors

STALL/MUSH..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


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