NTSB Identification: FTW83LA118.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21831.
Accident occurred Saturday, February 12, 1983 in LUBBOCK, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N5283P
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.

DURING A TOUCH & GO LANDING ON RUNWAY 17, THE STUDENT PILOT ALLOWED THE ACFT TO TOUCH DOWN SHORT. THE LANDING GEAR STRUCK A 1 FT DIRT BANK APRX 2 FT SHORT OF THE PAVED RUNWAY. A NOTAM WAS IN EFFECT TO ALERT PLTS THAT THE FIRST 400 FT OF RUNWAY 17 & 35 WAS UNUSABLE DUE TO CONSTRUCTION.

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT


Contributing Factors

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

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