NTSB Identification: ANC01LA025B
Accident occurred Sunday, December 17, 2000 in ANCHORAGE, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/04/2001
Aircraft: Cessna 150M, registration: N6414K
Injuries: 4 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

A student pilot, accompanied by a commercial certificated pilot/flight instructor, had completed a training flight in a Cessna airplane, and were taxiing southbound on a taxiway that paralleled the active runway. A tailwheel Piper airplane that was landing to the north, departed the right side of the active runway and collided with the Cessna on the taxiway. Both airplanes received damage to their respective right wings and fuselage. The wind conditions were variable at 5 knots.

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

The delayed remedial action by the pilot/instructor of another airplane during landing. Factors in the accident were the failure of the pilot of another airplane to maintain directional control, and the lack of available brakes to the pilot/instructor of another airplane.

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