NTSB Identification: LAX84LA377.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24422.
Accident occurred Sunday, July 01, 1984 in LANCASTER, CA
Aircraft: CESSNA 177, registration: N3161T
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 STRUCK TREES DURING A GO-AROUND FROM A SIMULATED FORCED LANDING TO A DIRT ROAD. THE INSTRUCTOR PLT STATED THAT THE ACFT WOULD NOT CLIMB AS RAPIDLY AS IT SHOULD, PERHAPS DUE TO THE DENSITY ALT. THE DENSITY ALT WAS APRX 6000 FT.

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

GO-AROUND..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH DENSITY ALTITUDE


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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