NTSB Identification: CHI84LA083.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25110.
Accident occurred Sunday, January 08, 1984 in PITTSBORO, IN
Aircraft: CESSNA 150M, registration: N6340B
Injuries: 2 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 MADE A FORCED LANDING ON A ROUGH, SNOW COVERED FIELD AFTER THE ENGINE FAILED. POST ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION SHOWED THET THE EXHAUST VALVE ON #1 CYLINDER PUNCTURED THE CYLINDER.

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

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,VALVE,INTAKE..PENETRATED

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

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,CYLINDER..LOW COMPRESSION


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOW COVERED


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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