NTSB Identification: DEN86LA110.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30854.
Accident occurred Saturday, April 05, 1986 in FALCON, CO
Aircraft: CESSNA 150L, registration: N1580Q
Injuries: 2 Minor.

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 STATED THE ACFT CONTACTED A POWERLINE POLE DURING A GO-AROUND. THE POWERLINE POLE IS LOCATED APRX ONE-HALF MILE OFF THE DEPARTURE END OF RWY 33. ACCORDING TO THE PLT, THE POLE IS UNMARKED AND UNLIGHTED. THE ACCIDENT OCCURRED DURING NIGHT HRS WITH NO LUNAR ILLUMINATION. THE PLT ALSO NOTED THE TERRAIN RISES NORTHWEST OF THE END OF RWY 33.

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

PROPER ALTITUDE..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..NOT POSSIBLE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..UTILITY POLE

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