NTSB Identification: CHI83LA176.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21248.
Accident occurred Friday, April 22, 1983 in MADISON, WI
Aircraft: CESSNA 182, registration: N1683M
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 AIRCRAFT GROUNDLOOPED AND ROLLED INVERTED DURING THE TAKEOFF ROLL. THE STUDENT PILOT STATED THAT DURING THE TAKEOFF ROLL THE SUN BROKE THROUGH THE CLOUDS AND BLINDED HIM. HE REPORTED, THAT THIS CONDITION PLUS THE CROSSWIND INTERFERRED WITH HIS ABILITY TO KEEP THE AIRCRAFT IN A STRAIGHT LINE AND RESULTED IN THE GROUNDLOOP.

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

LIGHT CONDITION..SUNGLARE

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..REDUCED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..IMPROPER..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..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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