NTSB Identification: FTW84LA241.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25662.
Accident occurred Wednesday, May 23, 1984 in STILLWATER, OK
Aircraft: CESSNA 172P, registration: N55350
Injuries: 3 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.

PLT STATED THE ACFT NOSE RAISED UP BEFORE TAKEOFF SPEED HAD BEEN REACHED. CONTROL OF THE ACFT WAS LOST AND IT DESCENDED INTO A FIELD APRX 500 FT OFF THE END OF THE RWY IN AN AREA OF UNIMPROVED TERRAIN. PLT LATER REPORTED THE ELEVATOR TRIM WAS SET IN THE FULL NOSE UP POSITION DURING THE TAKEOFF.

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

CHECKLIST..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND




Contributing Factors

TOTAL..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

AIRSPEED(VLOF)..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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