NTSB Identification: CHI87LA071.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33339.
Accident occurred Sunday, January 25, 1987 in WEST MIDDLETON, IN
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/10/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 152II, registration: N6179Q
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.

DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE LEFT MAIN GEAR STRUCK A SNOWBANK. THE NOSE WHEEL THEN GOT CAUGHT IN SNOW AND THE ACFT TIPPED UP ON THE PROP AND LEFT WING.

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

PROPER ALIGNMENT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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:

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOWBANK

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