Accident Cessna 152 N25441,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 297686
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Date:Monday 7 January 2002
Time:14:42 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C152 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 152
Owner/operator:Palm Beach Flight Training School
Registration: N25441
MSN: 15280661
Year of manufacture:1977
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Clewiston, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Palm Beach-Palm Beach County Airport, FL (LNA/KLNA)
Destination airport:Clewiston, FL (2IS)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The pilot made a cross wind landing to a closed airport. The pilot did not maintain or apply a cross wind correction with ailerons and experienced an in-flight loss of directional control. The airplane went to the left of the runway and the landing gear collided with fence posts and nosed down on the ground.

Probable Cause: The student pilot's inadequate compensation for wind, and failure to maintain directional control. A contributing factor was a crosswind.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: 
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 3 months
Download report: Final report



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