NTSB Identification: FTW89LA009.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 38680.
Accident occurred Wednesday, October 26, 1988 in MUSKOGEE, OK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/24/1990
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N4715B
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.

ACFT'S LEFT WING STRUCK A TRUCK THAT WAS PARKED ADJACENT TO THE TAXIWAY. AFTER INITIAL IMPACT, THE ACFT VEERED LEFT AND THE NOSE ALSO STRUCK THE TRUCK. THE PLT STATED THAT HE WAS CONCENTRATING ON A RAMP SWEEPER THAT WAS MOVING DOWN THE TAXIWAY IN FRONT OF THE TRUCK AND HE MISJUDGED THE CLEARANCE BETWEEN HIS ACFT AND THE TRUCK.

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

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..VEHICLE


Contributing Factors

DIVERTED ATTENTION..PILOT IN COMMAND

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