NTSB Identification: CHI85LA331.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28812.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 03, 1985 in ROMEO, MI
Aircraft: CESSNA 150K, registration: N5783G
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 NOSED OVER AFTER CONTACTING A DITCH DURING A LANDING ROLL. THE STUDENT PLT, ON HIS SECOND SOLO FLT, WAS PRACTICING TOUCH & GO LANDINGS WHEN THE ACCIDENT OCCURRED. HE STATED HE RUSHED ON FINAL APCH BECAUSE OTHER ACFT WERE LINED UP WAITING TO TAKEOFF. THE ACFT LANDED FAST AND HARD, VEERED LEFT OFF THE RWY, CONTACTED A DITCH AND NOSED OVER.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH


Contributing Factors

AIRSPEED..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

SELF-INDUCED PRESSURE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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