NTSB Identification: CHI82DA138
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Tuesday, April 27, 1982 in NEW LONDON, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/27/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N68710
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

THE PILOT ELECTED TO LAND ON A PRIVATE STRIP HE WAS NOT FAMILIAR WITH. HE WAS NOT AWARE OF THE 3-4 INCHES OF STANDING WATER ON THE SOD SURFACE WHEN HE TOUCHED DOWN. THE AIRCRAFT NOSED OVER DURING LANDING ROLL.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WATER,GLASSY


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT

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