ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201901
Last updated: 15 October 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 150F
Registration: N8142F
MSN: 15064242
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Hillsdale, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Wauseon, OH (USE)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
On landing the airplane swerved to the left and impacted a snowbank. The pilot indicated that the left main landing gear was frozen with ice and slush accumulation in the main landing gear pant. He said that the accident could have been prevented by his removal of the wheel pants prior to operating in freezing conditions.
Probable Cause: the pilot's disregarding preparation for the flight. Factors were a frozen landing gear wheel, and the snowbank.



Revision history:

26-Nov-2017 09:39 ASN Update Bot Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description