NTSB Identification: MKC84LA075.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23502.
Accident occurred Tuesday, February 14, 1984 in SPRINGFIELD, MO
Aircraft: CESSNA 172P, registration: N55277
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 WAS ON THE FINAL LEG OF A X-COUNTRY FLT. WHILE LANDING WITH A GUSTY X-WIND, THE ACFT VEERED OFF THE RWY, ENCOUNTERED SOFT TERRAIN & NOSED OVER.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..NOT CORRECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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