NTSB Identification: CHI85LA161.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27364.
Accident occurred Sunday, April 14, 1985 in STEVENS POINT, WI
Aircraft: CESSNA 150G, registration: N4609X
Injuries: 2 Minor.

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 A LOW LEVEL FLT OVER A RIVER, THE PLT INITIATED A TURN TO REVERSE DIRECTION AT 300 FT AGL. THE ACFT CONTACTED THE WATER DURING THE DESCENDING TURN AND NOSED OVER.

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

PROPER ALTITUDE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

CLEARANCE..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OVERCONFIDENCE IN PERSONAL ABILITY..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

DESCENT..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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