NTSB Identification: NYC85FFA03.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32525.
Accident occurred Sunday, August 18, 1985 in PARISHVILLE, NY
Aircraft: CESSNA 172L, registration: N7549G
Injuries: 1 Minor.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PILOT WAS ATTEMPTING A LANDING IN A CESSNA 172L ON A 1250 FT GRASS RUNWAY. HE MISJUDGED HIS TOUCH DOWN POINT AND LANDED APPROXIMATELY 1/2 WAY DOWN THE RUNWAY. THE AIRCRAFT WAS UNABLE TO STOP ON THE REMAINING RUNWAY AND RAN OFF THE DEPARTURE END OF THE RUNWAY. THE PILOT RECEIVED MINOR INJURIES AND THE AIRCRAFT RECEIVED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE.

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:

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

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


Contributing Factors

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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