NTSB Identification: ANC83LAG01
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, December 31, 1982 in CHUGIAK, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/31/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N68291
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE STUDENT PILOT REPORTED THAT HE WAS PRACTICING TOUCH-AND-GO LANDINGS ON A RUNWAY WITH PATCHES OF ICE. HE STATED THAT ON HIS SECOND TOUCH-AND-GO, HE TOUCHED DOWN TO THE RIGHT OF THE CENTERLINE. REPORTEDLY, HE RETRACTED THE FLAPS, ADDED FULL POWER, AND ATTEMPTED TO CORRECT BACK TO THE CENTERLINE. HOWEVER, THE AIRCRAFT WENT INTO A SKID ON THE ICY RUNWAY AND SUBSEQUENTLY COLLIDED WITH A SNOWBANK.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER ALIGNMENT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..ICY


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOWBANK

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