NTSB Identification: MIA86LA122.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30558.
Accident occurred Tuesday, April 15, 1986 in BORINQUEN
Aircraft: CESSNA 172M, registration: N9194H
Injuries: 2 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 PLT STATED THAT AFTER COMPLETING A LOCAL FLT HE LANDED ON THE RWY AND NOTICED THAT THE TAXIWAY LIGHTS WERE INOPERATIVE WHERE HE WISHED TO TAXI. WHEN HE TAXIED OFF THE RWY THE PROPELLER AND LANDING GEAR STRUCK A CONCRETE CULVERT THAT WAS RESTING NEXT TO AN INOPERATIVE TAXI LIGHT AND AN OPEN MANHOLE COVER. NO RECORD OF ANY NOTAM ACTION REGARDING THE INOPERATIVE LIGHTS WAS FOUND DURING THE INVESTIGATION.

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

NOTAMS..NOT ISSUED..AIRPORT PERSONNEL


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..RUNWAY LIGHT

Index for Apr1986 | Index of months