NTSB Identification: ANC84LA082.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26085.
Accident occurred Thursday, June 07, 1984 in ALEXANDER CREEK, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N24471
Injuries: 2 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 ACFT EXPERIENCED AN OILY WINDSHIELD WITH A SLIGHT DROP IN OIL PRESSURE. A FORCED LANDING WAS MADE ON AN UNIMPROVED AIRSTRIP AND THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH A BERM DUE TO THE RESTRICTED VISION FROM OIL ON THE WINDSHIELD. EXAMINATION OF THE ENGINE SHOWED THE ENGINE WAS COVERED WITH OIL. THE MOST LIKELY SOURCE WAS THE CRANKCASE VENT TUBE WHICH SHOWED THE MOST OIL SEEPAGE. A MECHANIC SAID THAT THE ACFT WAS EQUIPPED WITH LOW COMPRESSION PISTONS.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:FLUID,OIL..LEAK
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:VISUAL LOOKOUT..REDUCED..PILOT IN COMMAND
LUBRICATING SYSTEM,OIL TUBING..PRESSURE EXCESSIVE
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