NTSB Identification: MKC82DA035
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, February 21, 1982 in TIPTON, IA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 02/21/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N64998
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

THE STUDENT PILOT SAID THAT HE WAS ON THE TAKEOFF ROLL WHEN THE AIRCRAFT VEERED LEFT AND COLLIDED WITH A SNOWBANK BESIDE THE RUNWAY. HE REPORTED THAT THE RUNWAY WAS CLEAR AND DRY, AND THE WIND WAS NOT A FACTOR.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..SNOWBANK

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