NTSB Identification: FTW88LA139.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 38444.
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 21, 1988 in CLIFTON, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/04/1990
Aircraft: CESSNA 140, registration: N76505
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.

THE STUDENT PILOT WAS ON HER THIRD LANDING DURING HER FIRST SOLO FLIGHT. THE PILOT REPORTED THAT SHE LOST CONTROL AND THE AIRPLANE GROUND LOOPED DURING THE LANDING ROLL.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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