NTSB Identification: FTW82DA121
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, April 11, 1982 in ALBUQUERQUE, NM
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/11/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172P, registration: N62619
Injuries: 4 Minor.

THE AIRCRAFT WITH A FULL LOAD AT A HIGH DENSITY ALTITUDE (7800 FEET) FAILED TO CLIMB. UPON TURNING DOWNWIND AT LOW ALTITUDE THE AIRCRAFT APPEARED TO STALL AND COLLIDE WITH THE GROUND.

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

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH DENSITY ALTITUDE

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

PERFORMANCE DATA..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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