NTSB Identification: ATL82DLJ05
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, February 15, 1982 in FAYETTEVILLE, NC
Probable Cause Approval Date: 02/15/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 150M, registration: N63536
Injuries: 1 Minor,1 Uninjured.

WHILE ATTEMPTING A NIGHT LANDING TO AN AIRPORT RUNWAY MARKED ONLY WITH REFLECTORS, THE AIRCRAFT CONTACTED AN EMBANKMENT TO THE LEFT OF THE RUNWAY.

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER ALIGNMENT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,VISUAL APCH SLOPE IND(VASI)..UNAVAILABLE


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY END IDENT LIGHTS(REIL)..UNAVAILABLE


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY EDGE LIGHTS..UNAVAILABLE


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,IN-RUNWAY LIGHTS..UNAVAILABLE


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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