NTSB Identification: MKC89LA015.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37428.
Accident occurred Saturday, October 22, 1988 in BLUE SPRINGS, MO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/11/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N50932
Injuries: 4 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 PLT SAID, WHILE CRUISING OVER A WATER RESERVOIR AT ABOUT 500 FEET AGL, HE COLLIDED WITH TWO WATERFOWL, BELIEVED TO BE GEESE. ONE STRUCK THE WING TIP, THE OTHER NEAR THE WING ROOT. ACFT CONTROL REMAINED CONSTANT WITH NO CONTROL PROBLEMS ENCOUNTERED, AND THE PLT WAS ABLE TO RETURN TO THE AIRPORT AND LAND WITHOUT FURTHER INCIDENT.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:OBJECT..BIRD(S)
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