NTSB Identification: LAX83FA042
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, November 28, 1982 in RAMONA, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/28/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N67707
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 AIRCRAFT CRASHED INTO RISING TERRAIN AT THE 3500 FOOT LEVEL IN IFR WEATHER. THE PILOT HAD BEEN ADVISED OF BAD WEATHER ALONG HIS ROUTE. HIS FLIGHT PLAN WAS VFR. NO MALFUNCTIONS TO EQUIPMENT WAS FOUND.

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

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH TERRAIN


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..LOW CEILING


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..RAIN


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..MOUNTAINOUS/HILLY


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..RISING

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