NTSB Identification: NYC85LA242.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30097.
Accident occurred Tuesday, September 17, 1985 in WARE, MA
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N738SA
Injuries: 2 Serious.

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 AND CFI WERE PRACTICING FULL STOP NIGHT LANDINGS WHEN THE ACCIDENT OCCURRED. WHILE ON FINAL APCH FOR THEFOURTH LANDING, THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH TREES 1.7 NM SHORT OF THE RWY.

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

PROPER ALTITUDE..NOT MAINTAINED..DUAL STUDENT

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

PROPER GLIDEPATH..NOT MAINTAINED..DUAL STUDENT

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

SUPERVISION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)

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

REMEDIAL ACTION..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)

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