NTSB Identification: NYC82DA096
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, May 17, 1982 in TABERG, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/17/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N739EP
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

THE AIRCRAFT TOUCHED DOWN ABOUT 1/3 OF THE WAY DOWN GRASS RUNWAY. THE PILOT REPORTED THE RUNWAY SURFACE WAS SLIPPERY AND THAT HE SHOULD HAVE APPROACHED FROM THE OPPOSITE DIRECTION WHERE 50 FOOT WIRES WERE NOT A CLEARANCE PROBLEM.

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH OBSTRUCTION(S)


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WET

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