NTSB Identification: MKC84LA183.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26139.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 24, 1984 in NEBRASKA CITY, NE
Aircraft: CESSNA 150H, registration: N22732
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.

UNABLE TO START THE ENGINE WITH THE ELECTRICAL STARTER THE PILOT ELECTED TO PULL THE PROPELLER THROUGH BY HAND. WITH THE MAGNETO SWITCH 'OFF' AND A 2X6 INCH BOARD IN FRONT OF ONE MAIN LANDING GEAR TIRE THE ENGINE STARTED WHEN THE PROPELLER WAS ROTATED. THE ACFT JUMPED THE BOARD AND TAXIED UNMANNED INTO A BUILDING AND A TRAILER. MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL REPORTED FINDING A LOOSE GROUND WIRE ON THE RIGHT MAGNETO.

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

STARTING PROCEDURE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

IGNITION SYSTEM,MAGNETO..FAILURE,PARTIAL


Contributing Factors

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


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