NTSB Identification: FTW82DA120
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, April 09, 1982 in ROCK SPRINGS, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/09/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 210A, registration: N9637T
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

THE PILOT BECAME DISORIENTED DURING A CROSS COUNTRY FLIGHT. HE DECIDED TO MAKE A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING IN A CLEARING. DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE LEFT WING COLLIDED WITH A TREE.

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

BECAME LOST/DISORIENTED..NOT CORRECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

PRECAUTIONARY LANDING..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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