Aircraft Accident Detail | N67726 Cessna 425

Accident on 2/12/2008 12:00:00 AM in Cahokia, IL

Tail Number: N67726
Damage: Substantial
Aircraft Type: Cessna 425
Serial Number: 425-0030
Airport: N/A
Visibility: statute miles
Wind Velocity: knots
Wind Gusts: knots
Sky Condition: at feet
Total Injuries: 0
Total Fatal Injuries: 0
NTSB No.: CHI08CA081

NTSB Summary

The airplane impacted a runway sign during taxi for takeoff on an icy taxiway. The pilot reported no mechanical malfunctions with the airplane reference the accident flight. The pilot reported that the airport issued notices to airmen indicating "poor braking conditions" in effect and "1/4" inch of ice covering runways and taxiways.

Aircraft

The airplane impacted a runway sign during taxi for takeoff on an icy taxiway. The pilot reported no mechanical malfunctions with the airplane reference the accident flight. The pilot stated that the airport issued notices to airmen indicating "poor braking conditions" in effect, and "1/4" inch of ice covering runways and taxiways.

Cause

The pilot not maintaining clearance from the runway sign during taxi for takeoff. A factor contributing to the accident was an icy taxiway.

Accident on 2/12/2008 12:00:00 AM in Cahokia, IL

Tail Number: N67726
Damage: Substantial
Aircraft Type: Cessna 425
Serial Number: 425-0030
Airport: N/A
Visibility: statute miles
Wind Velocity: knots
Wind Gusts: knots
Sky Condition: at feet
Total Injuries: 0
Total Fatal Injuries: 0
NTSB No.: CHI08CA081

NTSB Summary

The airplane impacted a runway sign during taxi for takeoff on an icy taxiway. The pilot reported no mechanical malfunctions with the airplane reference the accident flight. The pilot reported that the airport issued notices to airmen indicating "poor braking conditions" in effect and "1/4" inch of ice covering runways and taxiways.

Aircraft

The airplane impacted a runway sign during taxi for takeoff on an icy taxiway. The pilot reported no mechanical malfunctions with the airplane reference the accident flight. The pilot stated that the airport issued notices to airmen indicating "poor braking conditions" in effect, and "1/4" inch of ice covering runways and taxiways.

Cause

The pilot not maintaining clearance from the runway sign during taxi for takeoff. A factor contributing to the accident was an icy taxiway.