NTSB Identification: ATL88LA193.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36524.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 12, 1988 in PORT CLINTON, OH
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/26/1992
Aircraft: CESSNA 195A, registration: N1527D
Injuries: 3 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 TOUCHDOWN, THE PILOT NOTED A VIBRATION AND THE AIRPLANE VEERED TO THE LEFT. HE ATTEMPTED TO CORRECT BY APPLYING RIGHT BRAKE AND RUDDER, BUT THE AIRPLANE CONTINUED OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE RUNWAY INTO THE GRASS. THE RIGHT LANDING GEAR STRUT FAILED AT THE FUSELAGE AND THE WING SPAR WAS DAMAGED AT THE TIP. AN EXAMINATION REVEALED EVIDENCE OF BINDING, POSSIBLY BY A FOREIGN OBJECT TRAPPED BETWEEN THE LEFT TIRE AND WHEEL PANT.

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

LANDING GEAR..BINDING(MECHANICAL)



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