NTSB Identification: FTW87LA106.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33782.
Accident occurred Sunday, April 26, 1987 in FORT WORTH, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/02/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N5100Q
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.

A STUDENT PILOT ON A SOLO FLIGHT IN THE LOCAL AREA, LOST CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT WHILE PRACTICING TOUCH AND GO LANDINGS. SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE OCCURRED WHEN THE AIRCRAFT SLID OFF THE RT SIDE OF THE RWY INTO A DITCH, CAUSING THE AIRCRAFT TO NOSE OVER INVERTED.

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH


Contributing Factors

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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