NTSB Identification: NYC87LA089.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32496.
Accident occurred Tuesday, February 17, 1987 in ALBION, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/21/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N757DD
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 PILOT IN A CESSNA 152 WAS MAKING A SUPERVISED SOLO AND HAD COMPLETED 4 FULL STOP LANDING WITHOUT PROBLEM WHEN ON THE FIFTH LANDING, THE PILOT LOST CONTROL ON THE GROUND AND HIT A SNOW BANK, FLIPPING OVER. THE PILOT REPORTED TURBULENT WIND JUST AS SHE TOUCHED DOWN AND LOST CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT. THE AIRCRAFT RECEIVED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE AND THE PILOT WAS UNINJURED. THERE WAS NO REPORT OF WIND GUSTS OR TURBULENCE EXCEPT BY THE PLT.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND
LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND
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