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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235417
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Date:20-APR-2020
Time:13:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 150L
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N150LF
MSN: 15073579
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Hamburg, Erie County, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Saranac Lake-Adirondack Airport, NY (SLK/KSLK)
Destination airport:Hamburg, NY (4G2)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot reported that, after completing the landing roll on a grassy area adjacent to an asphalt runway, the main landing gear dug into an area of soft grass, and the airplane nosed over. The airplane sustained substantial damage to the fuselage, vertical stabilizer, and rudder. The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.

Probable Cause: The pilot's improper decision to land on unsuitable terrain, which resulted in a nose-over.

Sources:


FAA register: https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N150LF
NTSB ERA20CA156

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Apr-2020 03:36 Captain Adam Added
26-Mar-2021 14:40 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category, Accident report]

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