NTSB Identification: MKC85LA130.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28261.
Accident occurred Thursday, June 13, 1985 in BINGHAM, NE
Aircraft: CESSNA 172M, registration: N80747
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.

THE PLT REPORTS THAT THE ACFT BEGAN TO SETTLE WHILE ON FINAL APCH FOR LANDING. FULL POWER WAS APPLIED BUT THE ACFT CONTINUED TO SETTLE. THE ACFT HIT NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED AND THE ACFT NOSED OVER. THE PLT HAD FLOWN 11 HRS SINCE RECEIVING PRIVATE PLT CERTIFICATE A YEAR PRIOR TO THE ACCIDENT.

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

AIRSPEED..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND





Contributing Factors

LACK OF RECENT TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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