NTSB Identification: MKC86LA043.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29966.
Accident occurred Wednesday, January 01, 1986 in KANSAS CITY, MO
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N733NF
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.

THE PILOT HAD BEEN AT THIS AIRPORT 31 TIMES SINCE 1979. DURING HIS TAXI TO TAKEOFF FOR A NIGHT FLIGHT, HE MISTOOK A SERVICE ROAD FOR A TAXIWAY. HE TAXIED PAST ONE SIGN WITHOUT SEEING IT BUT STRUCK THE SECOND ONE. THIS IS THE THIRD DOCUMENTED ACCIDENT AT THIS SITE SINCE 1982.

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

AIRPORT FACILITIES,TAXIWAY LIGHTING..INADEQUATE

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

AIRPORT FACILITIES,TAXIWAY MARKING..INADEQUATE

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

AIRPORT FACILITIES,OBSTRUCTION MARKING..INADEQUATE


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRPORT FACILITY


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..NIGHT

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