NTSB Identification: SEA85LA127.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29134.
Accident occurred Thursday, June 06, 1985 in LAS VEGAS, NV
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N69236
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.

LOSS OF DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OCCURRED DURING THE STUDENT PILOT'S SECOND ATTEMPTED TOUCH AND GO. THE AIRCRAFT VEERED LET, STRUCK A BERM WITH THE NOSEWHEEL AND THEN NOSED OVER. FAA INSPECTORS ATTEMPTED TO PHYSICALLY CHECK FLIGHT CONTROLS BUT MOVEMENT WAS LIMITED DUE TO IMPACT DAMAGE.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

TOTAL..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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