NTSB Identification: ATL85LA019.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25981.
Accident occurred Wednesday, October 24, 1984 in GRIFFIN, GA
Aircraft: CESSNA 172M, registration: N92388
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.

THE ACFT RAN OFF THE SIDE OF THE RWY DURING LANDING. THE PLT PLANNED TO DO TOUCH AND GO LANDINGS. ON THE 1ST LANDING THEACFT VEERED TO THE RIGHT AND ROLLED OFF THE RWY. THE PLT ADDED POWER BUT THE ACFT WENT INTO A DITCH. THE STUDENT PLTS LOGBOOK WAS NOT ENDORSED FOR SOLO IN A C-172.

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

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..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:

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..NOT CORRECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH



Contributing Factors

TOUCH-AND-GO..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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