NTSB Identification: CHI86LA167.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31651.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 09, 1986 in MIDDLETON, WI
Aircraft: CESSNA A152, registration: N761UA
Injuries: 1 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 STUDENT PILOT STATED THAT HE WAS PRACTICING SOFT FIELD TAKEOFFS ON A GRASS STRIP. HE ABORTED HIS FIRST ATTEMPT TO MAKE AN INTERSECTION TAKEOFF. ON HIS SECOND TRY, HE THOUGHT HE COULD GET AIRBORNE, BUT DID NOT. THE AIRCRAFT STRUCK AN EMBANKMENT NEAR THE FAR END OF THE RUNWAY. AFTERWARDS, THE PILOT STATED THAT HE SHOULD HAVE USED PROPER SOFT FIELD TAKEOFF TECHNIQUES AS WELL AS ALL OF THE AVAILABLE RUNWAY.

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

ALL AVAILABLE RUNWAY..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED(VLOF)..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REMEDIAL ACTION..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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