NTSB Identification: DEN85LA213.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29248.
Accident occurred Friday, August 09, 1985 in RIVERTON, WY
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N4941P
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 STUDENT PLT ATTEMPTED TO LAND ON RWY 17. THE WIND WAS REPORTED TO BE FROM 010 DEGS AT 13 KTS. THE ACFT TOUCHED DOWN HALFWAY DOWN THE RWY. THE PLT ATTEMPTED TO GO AROUND BUT ABORTED BECAUSE OF THE TAILWIND. THE ACFT RAN OFF THE END OF THE RWY AND COLLIDED WITH A FENCE.

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WRONG RUNWAY..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ABORTED LANDING..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND


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