Preliminary Accident Reports

May 2001 Issue

February 08, Kingsville, Texas / Cessna 150

At 07:55 central time, a Cessna 150K crashed during initial cruise flight near Bishop. The pilot suffered minor injuries. IMC prevailed but a flight plan was not filed. The pilot said he had taken off about 10 minutes earlier on a flight from Bishop to Harlingen. He said he was “fumbling with headset jacks” when the airplane struck a plowed field and flipped....

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