NTSB Identification: MIA83LA099.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 20652.
Accident occurred Wednesday, March 23, 1983 in LANTANA, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N5547P
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.

A STUDENT PILOT ON A SUPERVISED SOLO FLIGHT IN A CESSNA 152 COLLIDED WITH A REMOTE CONTROLLED MODEL AIRPLANE DURING CLIMB OUT THROUGH 400 FEET. THE ACFT WAS DAMAGED BUT THE PILOT WAS NOT INJURED. THE MODEL AIRPLANE WAS BEING OPERATED FROM AN ADJACENT PARK, BY THE APPROVAL OF THE PALM BEACH COUNTY PARKS DEPT.

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

EQUIPMENT,OTHER..IMPROPER USE OF..OTHER PERSON


Contributing Factors

INFORMATION INSUFFICIENT..OTHER PERSON


Contributing Factors

INADEQUATE SURVEILLANCE,INADEQUATE PROCEDURE..OTHER GOVT ORGANIZATION

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