NTSB Identification: FTW82DA247
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, June 17, 1982 in HOUSTON, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/17/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N4920G
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

AFTER THE STUDENT PILOT RETURNED FROM A CROSS-COUNTRY. HE TAXIED INTO THE PARKING AREA, BUT NOTICED THERE WERE NO PARKING SPACES AVAILABLE. WHILE MAKING A 180 DEG TURN, THE RIGHT WING STRUCK A FENCE POST. AFTER HITTING THE POST, THE PLANE TURNED AND THE PROPELLER STRUCK THE FENCE.

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

PROPER ASSISTANCE..NOT OBTAINED..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

OBJECT..FENCE


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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