Preliminary Accident Reports

May 2003 Issue

February 25, Williamson, N.Y. / Cessna 150

At 1150 eastern time, a Cessna 150J was damaged during a takeoff from Williamson-Sodus Airport. The pilot was not injured. The pilot said about three inches of new snow had fallen at the airport and he could not see the runway centerline due to the snow coverage. He applied full power for the takeoff and during the takeoff roll, the airplane’s left main landing gear caught the edge of a snow bank and the airplane veered off the left side of the runway....

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