NTSB Identification: NYC84LA193.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25474.
Accident occurred Saturday, June 02, 1984 in WEST SENECA, NY
Aircraft: CESSNA C172, registration: N97137
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.

INEXPERIENCED FBO PERSONNEL CHANGED RWY RESULTING IN DOWNWIND LANDINGS. PIC ACCEPTED CHANGE THOUGH AWARE OF WIND. ACFT DRIFTED LEFT DURING FLARE, TOUCHDOWN AND INITIAL ROLL. THE ACFT CONTINUED OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE RWY AND CONTINUED INTO AN AREA OF MUD WHERE IT SUBSEQUENTLY NOSED OVER.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WRONG RUNWAY..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

AIRPORT OPERATIONS..IMPROPER..FBO PERSONNEL


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WRONG RUNWAY..SELECTED..FBO PERSONNEL


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..FBO PERSONNEL

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