NTSB Identification: SEA88LA124.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36034.
Accident occurred Friday, July 08, 1988 in ROCHE HARBOR, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/13/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N4590P
Injuries: 2 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.

PLT WAS ATTEMPTING NO FLAP LANDING ON DOWN-SLOPING NARROW RUNWAY IN VARIABLE AND GUSTY WIND CONDS. HARD LANDING RESULTED IN DEPARTURE FROM HARD SURFACE, ENCOUNTER WITH PARALLEL DITCH AND ROCK, AND NOSEOVER.

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:

FLARE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIDDEN OBSTRUCTION(S)


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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