NTSB Identification: ATL87LA069.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32632.
Accident occurred Sunday, February 01, 1987 in FUQUAY VARINA, NC
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/21/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N64823
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 STUDENT PLT REPORTED THAT THE LT MAIN WHEEL ROLLED OFF THE RWY INTO MUD DURING LDG ROLLOUT. THIS PULLED THE ACFT OFF THE RWY AND DOWN AN EMBANKMENT INTO A DITCH. THE NOSE GEAR SUBSEQUENTLY SANK INTO THE MUD AND THE ACFT NOSED DOWN. THE ACFT CAME TO REST ON THE NOSE AND RT WING. THE STUDENT PLT REPORTED THAT THIS WAS HIS SECOND SOLO FLT.

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..WET


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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