NTSB Identification: NYC87LA072.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33933.
Accident occurred Sunday, February 01, 1987 in LAWRENCE, MA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/27/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N80116
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 A SIMULATED ENGINE OUT, THE AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH POWER LINES, WHILE CLIMBING OUT AFTER DESCENDING OVER A POSSIBLE LANDING AREA. THE AIRCRAFT WAS ABLE TO CONTINUE FLIGHT AND LAND AT BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS WITHOUT FURTHER INCIDENT.

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

CLEARANCE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

EMERGENCY PROCEDURE..SIMULATED..PILOT IN COMMAND




Contributing Factors

PRECAUTIONARY LANDING..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


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