NTSB Identification: FTW87DRA05.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34774.
Accident occurred Friday, July 10, 1987 in EL CAMPO, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/07/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA A188B, registration: N731LP
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

WHILE ATTEMPTING TO LAND, THE AIRCRAFT'S LEFT WING CONTACTED THE EDGE OF A CORN FIELD. THE AIRCRAFT VEERED TO THE LEFT AND IMPACTED THE GROUND CAUSING SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE.

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

PROPER ALIGNMENT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..CROP

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