NTSB Identification: CHI02LA241.
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Accident occurred Wednesday, July 31, 2002 in Belleville, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/13/2003
Aircraft: Cessna 150, registration: N8137S
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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The airplane veered off the edge of a 2,400 foot by 75 foot runway during landing. Night visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident. Examination of the wreckage revealed no anomalies. The pilot was issued a private pilot certificate with a single engine airplane rating 22 days before the accident.

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

Directional control not obtained/maintained by the pilot during landing.

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