NTSB Identification: ATL83FKQ01
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, October 24, 1982 in SIDON, MS
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/24/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 150F, registration: N3066X
Injuries: 2 Fatal.
NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.
THE STUDENT PILOT AND PASSENGER DEPARTED JACKSON ON A FLIGHT TO MADISON, MS. THE HIGHWAY PATROL RECEIVED A REPORT OF A LOW FLYING AIRCRAFT AND A LOUD NOISE IN THE VICINITY OF SIDON, MS, THE AIRCRAFT WRECKAGE WAS FOUND THE NEXT MORNING IN A SOY BEAN FIELD. THE FATHER OF THE PILOT STATED THAT HIS SON MAY HAVE FLOWN OUT TO THE AREA TO OBSERVE A DEER HUNTING CAMP AND ATTEMPTED TO SPOT OR CHASE DEER. THERE WERE NO WITNESSES TO THE ACCIDENT.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED
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