NTSB Identification: ATL85LA107.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27442.
Accident occurred Monday, March 04, 1985 in CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY
Aircraft: CESSNA 172E, registration: N3969S
Injuries: 1 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 WAS POSITIONED WITH ITS TAIL INTO THE WIND & IT WAS BLOWN OVER. THE WIND WAS FROM 240 DEG AT 18 KTS WITH GUSTS TO 28 KTS.

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

WEATHER EVALUATION..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WIND INFORMATION..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLIGHT CONTROLS..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND

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