NTSB Identification: NYC86LA209.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32769.
Accident occurred Tuesday, August 12, 1986 in SPRINGFIELD, VT
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N6455G
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 LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE ACFT DURING TAKEOFF RUN. THE ACFT TRAVELED OFF THE SIDE OF THE RWY INTO TALL GRASS AND NOSED OVER. THE PLT STATED THAT HE MAY HAVE PRESSED THE BRAKE PEDAL INADVERTENTLY INSTEAD OF THE RUDDER.

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

BRAKES(NORMAL)..INADVERTENT..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

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION

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