NTSB Identification: CHI82FA141
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, April 29, 1982 in KENOSHA, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/29/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N48732
Injuries: 2 Fatal.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE AIRCRAFT CRASHED IN A STEEP NOSED DOWN ATTITUDE WHILE THE PILOT AND ONE PASSENGER WERE ON A LOCAL FLIGHT. PRIOR TO THE ACCIDENT, WITNESSES OBSERVED THE PILOT PRACTICING STALLS BELOW 1000 FT. NO PRECRASH FAILURES WERE FOUND. THE LAST ENTRY IN THE PILOT'S LOGBOOK WAS DATED 12/21/81.

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

PROPER ALTITUDE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

IMPROPER DECISION..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL/SPIN..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

LACK OF RECENT EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF FAMILIARITY WITH AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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