NTSB Identification: MKC82DA049
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, March 22, 1982 in JETMORE, KS
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/22/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N4915F
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

THE AIRCRAFT WAS FLOWN OUT TO AN OIL WELL SITE TO AIR DROP A VALVE. THE PILOT STATED THAT AFTER DROPPING THE VALVE HE TURNED AROUND IN HIS SEAT TO SEE WHERE THE VALVE HIT AND HE RAN THE AIRCRAFT INTO THE GROUND.

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIVERTED ATTENTION..PILOT IN COMMAND

Index for Mar1982 | Index of months