NTSB Identification: DEN84LA055.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22914.
Accident occurred Friday, December 30, 1983 in HUDSON, CO
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N49786
Injuries: 2 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.

AFTER RETURNING FROM A MAINTENANCE TEST FLT, THE PLT MADE A NORMAL APCH TO LAND ON A SNOW COVERED RWY. ACCORDING TO THE PLT & HIS PASSENGER, THE ACFT TOUCHED DOWN ALONG THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE RWY IN SNOW. THE PLANE THEN VEERED TO THE RIGHT & NOSED OVER. NO MALFUNCTION OF THE ACFT'S FLT CONTROLS OR BRAKING SYS WAS FOUND.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..SNOW COVERED


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