NTSB Identification: IAD79FA048
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: CESSNA 172A, registration: N7687T

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-1108   79/5/5    ALBANY,KY           CESSNA 172A         CR-  1  0  0  NONCOMMERCIAL             PRIVATE, AGE 24, 78 TOTAL
        TIME - 1755                    N7687T              PX-  1  0  0  PLEASURE/PERSONAL TRANSP  HOURS, 33 IN TYPE, NOT
                                       DAMAGE-DESTROYED    OT-  0  0  0                            INSTRUMENT RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - SPRING CREEK
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          MADISONVILLE,KY             ALBANY,KY
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           STALL: SPIN                                              LANDING: FINAL APPROACH
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - FAILED TO OBTAIN/MAINTAIN FLYING SPEED
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - FAILED TO EXTEND THE LANDING FLAPS
        FACTOR(S)
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - POORLY PLANNED APPROACH
           PILOT IN COMMAND - LACK OF FAMILIARITY WITH AIRCRAFT
         FIRE AFTER IMPACT
        REMARKS- STEEP TURN TO FINAL APPROACH.PURCHASED ACFT 3 WEEKS PRIOR,NO FAM OR CHECK FLT,ALL X-COUNTRY TIME.

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