NTSB Identification: ATL86LA067.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30597.
Accident occurred Saturday, February 01, 1986 in LUMBERTON, NC
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N25350
Injuries: 1 Serious.

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 PLT WAS ON TAKEOFF FROM RWY 05 WHEN RWY 13 WAS BEING REPORTED BY THE ARPT OPERATOR OVER UNICOM AS THE ACTIVE RWY. DURING CLIMB OUT THE PLT SPOTTED ANOTHER ACFT LINED UP WITH RWY 13 (APPARENTLY TO LAND). HE ENTERED A STEEP CLIMB AND STARTED LOOKING FOR THE OTHER ACFT. AT AN ALT OF APRX 200-300 FT AGL, THE ACFT STALLED AND SPUN TO GROUND IMPACT.

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

CLIMB..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WRONG RUNWAY..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND



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