NTSB Identification: ATL85LA117.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27470.
Accident occurred Wednesday, March 13, 1985 in DECATUR, AL
Aircraft: CESSNA 150J, registration: N60649
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 ENG START THE ACFT ACCELERATED INTO TWO PARKED ACFT CAUSING SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE. THE PLT STATED THAT THE TOE BRAKES WERE INEFFECTIVE. POST CRASH INVESTIGATION FAILED TO DISCLOSE A PREEXISTING FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION WHICH MAY HAVERENDERED THE BRAKES INOP.

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

STARTING PROCEDURE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

BRAKES(NORMAL)..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND

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