NTSB Identification: DEN84LA020.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22343.
Accident occurred Tuesday, November 01, 1983 in HILLSBORO, ND
Aircraft: CESSNA 150M, registration: N6141K
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 STUDENT PLT ENCOUNTERED FOG IMMEDIATELY AFTER TAKEOFF AT ABOUT 150 AGL. THE PLT LOOKED BACK & COULD STILL SEE THE RWY LIGHTS, HE THEN BEGAN A DESCENDING RT TURN TO THE RWY TO LAND. DURING THIS DESCENDING TURN, THE RT WING HIT THE GROUND FOLLOWED BY THE NOSE GEAR AND PROPELLER.

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

WEATHER EVALUATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..FOG


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT

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