NTSB Identification: MIA87LA072.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32812.
Accident occurred Tuesday, January 13, 1987 in BUNNELL, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/30/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 150L, registration: N10732
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.

THE PLT STATED THAT HE WAS FORCED TO LAND IN A FIELD DUE TO A DROP IN ENG RPM, & THE INABILITY TO MAINTAIN ALT. ON TOUCHDOWN, THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH TREES, AFTER WHICH THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED, THE ACFT NOSED OVER, & CAME TO REST INVERTED. INVESTIGATION REVEALED THE #3 CYLINDER INTAKE VALVE FAILED AT THE ORIGIN OF THE SKIRT RESULTING IN THE LOSS OF POWER.

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

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,VALVE,INTAKE..FAILURE,TOTAL

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