NTSB Identification: LAX83FA041
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, November 28, 1982 in 13 SE OF LINDEN, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/28/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA T210L, registration: N732BQ
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.

PILOT ENCOUNTERED WEATHER ON A CROSS-COUNTRY FLIGHT AND REPORTED ICING AT 10,000 FEET AT 1828. HE HAD BEEN AT 10000 FEETSINCE 1745. AT 1831, THE PILOT REQUESTED 8,000 FEET TO GET OUT OF ICE AND AT 1836 REQUESTED 6,000 AND WAS APPROVED. AT 1857 LEVEL AT 6,000 FEET HE WAS HANDED OFF TO CASTLE APPROACH. NO FURTHER RADIO CONTACT. THE AIRCRAFT CRASHED IN FLAT, WET PASTURE LAND AND WAS DESTROYED.

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

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER..CONTINUED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..SNOW


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..ICING CONDITIONS

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