NTSB Identification: LAX84LA309.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24428.
Accident occurred Friday, May 18, 1984 in LAKESIDE, AZ
Aircraft: CESSNA 172RG, registration: N9700B
Injuries: 1 Serious,1 Minor.

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 PLT WAS UNABLE TO CLEAR RISING TERRAIN AFTER A LOW PASS FOR A PHOTO. THE DENSITY ALT WAS ABOUT 8700 FT.

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH DENSITY ALTITUDE


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..RISING


Contributing Factors

LOW PASS..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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