NTSB Identification: FTW83LA395.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23697.
Accident occurred Thursday, August 25, 1983 in PLANO, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 172H, registration: N8058L
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 ACFT COLLIDED WITH 2 PARKED ACFT AFTER THE STUDENT PLT LOST CONTROL DURING LANDING. THE PLT STATED THAT HE EXPERIENCED A CROSSWIND GUST OR UPDRAFT DURING TOUCHDOWN. THE LANDING WAS ON RWY 16 AND THE WIND WAS ESTIMATED TO BE FROM 220 DEGREES AT 12 KTS. THE PLT SAID ALSO THAT HE NEEDED'MORE EXPERIENCE.'

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


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