NTSB Identification: MKC89LA033.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37581.
Accident occurred Sunday, December 04, 1988 in HIBBING, MN
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/25/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N6132H
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.

WHILE PRACTICING TAKEOFFS AND LANDINGS ON A PATCHY SNOW AND ICE COVERED RUNWAY, THE STUDENT PILOT LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL ON TAKEOFF AND VEERED OFF THE RUNWAY INTO A SNOW BANK. THE ACFT NOSED DOWN AND DAMAGED THE PROP AND RIGHT WING.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ICY


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOWBANK


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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