NTSB Identification: CHI83LA177.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21247.
Accident occurred Saturday, April 23, 1983 in YOUNGSTOWN, OH
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N5527T
Injuries: 1 Minor,3 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 PILOT STATED THAT DURING A LANDING, THE LEFT WING WAS CAUGHT BY THE WIND AND THE AIRCRAFT DRIFTED TO THE RIGHT. A GO-AROUND WAS INITIATED BUT THE AIRCRAFT STRUCK A RUNWAY LIGHT AND A RUNWAY DISTANCE MARKER AND NOSED OVER.

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:

PROPER ALIGNMENT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GO-AROUND..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..RUNWAY LIGHT


Contributing Factors

LACK OF RECENT EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

Index for Apr1983 | Index of months