NTSB Identification: SEA83LA031
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, December 13, 1982 in VANCOUVER, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/13/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172L, registration: N3880Q
Injuries: 2 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.

AFTER LANDING, THE PILOT BEGAN TAXIING TO THE PARKING AREA. WHILE TAXIING, HE CAME TO AN AREA WHERE HE TRIED TO TAXI BETWEEN A FUEL TRUCK AND A BEECH BARON. THE PILOT STATED THAT HE MISJUDGED THE DISTANCE BETWEEN HIS RIGHT WING TIP AND THE FUEL TRUCK AND THE WING TIP STRUCK THE TRUCK.

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

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..VEHICLE

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