NTSB Identification: NYC88LA029.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37229.
Accident occurred Sunday, November 01, 1987 in MARLBORO, MA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/26/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N6439D
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 WAS ATTEMPTING A LANDING AT MARLBORO AIRPORT. UPON TOUCHDOWN BRAKES WERE APPLIED. ACCORDING TO THE PILOT, THE AIRCRAFT WAS NOT STOPPING BUT INSTEAD WAS SLIDING DOWN THE RUNWAY. THE PILOT TURNED THE NOSEWHEEL TO THE LEFT TO SLOW THE AIRCRAFT BUT COLLIDED WITH A SIGN.

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:

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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