Incident Cessna 172H N8198L,
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 316018
 
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.

Date:Wednesday 8 January 1969
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 172H
Owner/operator:Harrisburg Aviation
Registration: N8198L
MSN: 17256398
Year of manufacture:1967
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Plainville, CT -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:
Destination airport:4B8
Narrative:
OVERSHOOT, COLLIDED WITH SNOWBANK.
MISJUDGED DISTANCE AND SPEED, SNOW ON RUNWAY, UNFAVORABLE WIND CONDITIONS.
LT CROSS WIND 10K, GUSTS TO 20K. PLT HAD ABORTED TWO PREVIOUS ATTEMPTS TO LAND.

Sources:

NTSB

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jun-2023 16:55 makrawiec718 Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
www.FlightSafety.org