NTSB Identification: CHI84LA159.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24201.
Accident occurred Wednesday, April 25, 1984 in STOW, OH
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N94213
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 LANDING ON RWY 1 WITH A GUSTY X-WIND CONDITION. ON FINAL APCH, HE CRABBED TO COMPENSATE FOR THE X-WIND. HE STATED THAT AT ABOUT 10 FT AGL, THE ACFT ENCOUNTERED A GUST OF WIND & STALLED ONTO THE RWY. IT THEN BOUNCED, TOUCHED DOWN NOSEWHEEL 1ST & VEERED TO THE LEFT WHERE IT WENT INTO A DITCH & NOSED OVER. WITNESSES STATED THE WIND WAS VARIABLE & GUSTY. ABOUT 14 MI SOUTH AT AKRON, OH, THE WIND WAS FROM 330 DEG AT 15 KTS.

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:

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

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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