NTSB Identification: DEN87LA123.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33417.
Accident occurred Tuesday, May 12, 1987 in AKRON, CO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/10/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N8649G
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 HAD JUST PURCHASED N8649G AND HAD DECIDED TO FLY IT. HE HAD NOT BEEN ENDORSED FOR SOLO FLT. AFTER A SUCCESSFUL TAKEOFF AND A SHORT CROSS-COUNTRY FLT, HE RETURNED TO THE AKRON APRT FOR LANDING. DURING THE ATTEMPTED LANDING, CONTROL OF THE ACFT WAS LOST.

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

FLARE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

PROCEDURES/DIRECTIVES..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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