NTSB Identification: SEA84LA070.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24192.
Accident occurred Sunday, March 11, 1984 in FALLON, NV
Aircraft: CESSNA 150-K, registration: N6410G
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 SAID HE WAS DEPARTING HIS PRIVATELY OWNED STRIP & HAD A 7 FT FENCE TO CLEAR AT THE DEPARTURE END. HE REPORTED THAT JUST AS HE BECAME AIRBORNE, THE ACFT ENCOUNTER A GUST OF WIND WHICH CAUSED THE RIGHT WING TO HIT A FENCE POST, THEN THE ACFT CRASHED TO THE GROUND. ABOUT 42 MI WSW AT RENO, THE WIND WAS FROM 280 DEG AT 15 KTS.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND
WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND
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