NTSB Identification: NYC85LA012.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26626.
Accident occurred Monday, October 22, 1984 in WAPPINGER FALLS, NY
Aircraft: CESSNA 152II, registration: N4904B
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 SOLO STUDENT PLT STATED THAT DURING THE FLARE THE ACFT DRIFTED LEFT TOWARD THE RWY LIGHTS. A GO-AROUND WAS INITIATED WITH POWER AND THE ACFT FLEW OVER THE LIGHTS BUT COLLIDED WITH THE UNIMPROVED GRASSY TERRAIN, COMING TO REST APRX 30 FT LEFT OF THE RWY.

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:

LACK OF RECENT TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND



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