NTSB Identification: SEA86LA237.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32400.
Accident occurred Tuesday, September 02, 1986 in KENT, WA
Aircraft: CESSNA 150L, registration: N18079
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.

DURING AN INSTRUCTIONAL FLIGHT A PARTIAL LOSS OF POWER OCCURRED DUE TO THE MIXTURE CONTROL CABLE AT THE CARBURETOR END BECOMING LOOSE. DURING FORCED LANDING ON A FIELD, TWO RAILROAD TIES, ON A DIRT PILE, WERE STRUCK. IT WAS DUSK AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT.

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

MIXTURE CONTROL,CABLE..LOOSE


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..NONE SUITABLE

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