NTSB Identification: ATL82DA091
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, April 04, 1982 in CHANTILLY, VA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/04/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N5510D
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

THE PILOT FLEW INTO AN AREA OF HIGH FORECAST WINDS AND ALTERED HIS DESTINATION AS A PRECAUTION. HOWEVER, HE FAILED TO ASK FOR OR TAKE PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES AFTER LANDING AND THE AIRCRAFT WAS BLOWN OVER WHILE TAXIING.

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

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND

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

EMERGENCY PROCEDURE..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER ASSISTANCE..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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