NTSB Identification: MIA88LA199.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36336.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 19, 1988 in COLDWATER, MS
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/09/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N95056
Injuries: 1 Minor.

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 PHYSICIAN STUDENT PLT MADE 3 ATTEMPTS TO LAND IN THIS SHORT UNIMPROVED FIELD. ON THE 3RD PASS, HE COLLIDED WITH TREES AT THE END OF THE RWY WHILE ATTEMPTING A GO-AROUND. THE STUDENT PLT DID NOT HAVE HIS CFI'S PERMISSION TO LAND THERE NOR HAD HE RECEIVED ADEQUATE INSTRUCTION IN THIS TYPE OF OPERATION.

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

OVERCONFIDENCE IN PERSONAL ABILITY..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

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


Contributing Factors

PROCEDURES/DIRECTIVES..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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