NTSB Identification: FTW82DA181
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, May 16, 1982 in HOUSTON, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/16/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N734NR
Injuries: 1 Minor,2 Uninjured.

ON LANDING ROLL THE AIRCRAFT BEGAN TO SWERVE TO THE RIGHT. THE PILOT ATTEMPTED TO CORRECT BY APPLYING POWER, LEFT RUDDERAND BRAKE AND THE AIRCRAFT BEGAN TO SWERVE TO THE LEFT. THE AIRCRAFT DEPARTED THE RUNWAY, ACROSS A TAXIWAY AND INTO A ROW OF PARKED AIRCRAFT. INVESTIGATION REVEALED THE LEFT BRAKE PAD WAS MISSING.

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..FAILURE,PARTIAL

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..LOCKED

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRCRAFT PARKED/STANDING

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