NTSB Identification: FTW87LA040.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32677.
Accident occurred Wednesday, December 24, 1986 in MARBLE FALLS, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/10/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N53384
Injuries: 3 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.

A PILOT ON A CROSS COUNTRY FLIGHT IN THE LOCAL AREA AT RANDOLF AFB, TX. WAS FLYING LOW OVER THE LLANO RIVER ABOUT 50 FT. AGL AND CONTACTED A POWER LINE, SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGING THE RIGHT WING. THE PILOT CONTINUED ON TO RANDOLF AFB AND LANDED WITHOUT INCIDENT.

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

VFR PROCEDURES..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

LOW PASS..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION


Contributing Factors

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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