NTSB Identification: CHI82DA354
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, September 17, 1982 in BUCYRUS, OH
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/17/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N5117E
Injuries: 1 Minor.

STUDENT PILOT MADE LANDING AND AIRCRAFT VEERED LEFT OFF RUNWAY. PILOT MADE GO-AROUND DURING WHICH HE COLLIDED WITH A FENCE BUT CONTINUED FLIGHT. DURING LATER LANDING LEFT LANDING GEAR COLLAPSED. ELT WAS ACTIVATED BY FENCE. LEFT TIRE WAS FOUND TO HAVE A FLAT SPOT ON IT.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND





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