NTSB Identification: NYC84LA203.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25466.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 06, 1984 in WARREN, VT
Aircraft: CESSNA 150K, registration: N5737G
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 PLT STATED THAT WHILE CROSSING A MOUNTAIN RIDGE A MOUNTAIN WAVE WAS ENCOUNTERD WHICH RESULTED IN A 1000 FPM SINK RATE. THE PLT STATED THIS SINK RATE INCREASED WHEN A TURN WAS MADE TO PARALLEL THE RIDGE. THE ACFT SETTLED INTO TREES.

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

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

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

ALTITUDE..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


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