NTSB Identification: NYC84FA201.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24823.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 06, 1984 in HAVERHILL, MA
Aircraft: CESSNA 172P, registration: N65491
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

WITNESSES OBSERVED THE ACFT ON A HIGH FINAL APCH TO RWY 05 WHEN A GO-AROUND WAS INITIATED OVER THE RWY AT APRX 50 FT AGL WITH THE FLAPS FULLY EXTENDED. THE ACFT CLIMBED TO APRX 100 FT AGL & THEN SUDDENLY ENTERED A STALL, DESCENDED TO THE GROUND & CRASHED. THE FLAP ACTUATOR WAS FOUND IN THE 'UP' POSITION.

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

RAISING OF FLAPS..PREMATURE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

AIRSPEED..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


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