NTSB Identification: FTW87LA127.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33628.
Accident occurred Saturday, May 23, 1987 in WACO, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/09/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 140, registration: N111NZ
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 PILOT STATED THAT BRAKES WERE APPLIED DURING THE LANDING ROLL PRIOR TO THE TAILWHEEL MAKING GROUND CONTACT CAUSING THE AIRCRAFT TO NOSE OVER AND COME TO REST INVERTED. THE AIRCRAFT WAS SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:BRAKES(NORMAL)..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:BRAKES(NORMAL)..PREMATURE..PILOT IN COMMAND
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