NTSB Identification: CHI85LA109.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27545.
Accident occurred Sunday, February 17, 1985 in GROVE CITY, OH
Aircraft: CESSNA 150M, registration: N6456K
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 ACFT NOSED OVER IN A SNOW-COVERED FIELD DURING A FORCED LNDG AFTER A POWER LOSS FOLLOWING TAKE-OFF. THE PLT WAS PERFORMING TOUCH & GO LNDGS. INVESTIGATION DISCLOSED MOISTURE IN THE ACFT FUEL SYSTEM. SURFACE TEMP WAS 35 DEGREES F & THE DEW POINT WAS 22 DEGREES.

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

TERRAIN CONDITION..SLUSH COVERED

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

CARBURETOR HEAT..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OPERATION..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CARBURETOR ICING CONDITIONS


Contributing Factors

FLUID,WATER..FUEL

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