This September 2008 accident report is provided by the National Transportation Safety Board. Published as an educational tool, it is intended to help pilots learn from the misfortunes of others.
Aircraft: Cessna 172. Injuries: None. Location: Wadsworth, Ohio. Aircraft damage: Substantial.
What reportedly happened: The pilot reported that he was intending to practice his skills in the local practice area since he had not flown in 18 days. [Read more…]