Friday, April 01, 2022

Cessna 180, N4738B: Accident occurred March 30, 2022 at Lampasas Airport (KLZZ), Texas

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. 

The National Transportation Safety Board did not travel to the scene of this accident. 

Additional Participating Entity:
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio, Texas


Location: Lampasas, Texas
Accident Number: CEN22LA160
Date and Time: March 30, 2022, 12:15 Local
Registration: N4738B
Aircraft: Cessna 180 
Injuries: 2 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91: General aviation - Personal

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Cessna
Registration: N4738B
Model/Series: 180 
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built:
Operator: 
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site:
Condition of Light:
Observation Facility, Elevation: KLZZ,1214 ft msl 
Observation Time: 12:15 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 0 Nautical Miles
Temperature/Dew Point: 20°C /6°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Clear
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 12 knots / 25 knots, 300°
Lowest Ceiling: None
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 29.64 inches Hg
Type of Flight Plan Filed:
Departure Point: 
Destination:

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 None 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 1 None
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries: 
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 2 None 
Latitude, Longitude: 31.103693,-98.196258 

Aircraft trying to takeoff in high winds and crashed into trees. 

Date: 30-MAR-22
Time: 17:15:00Z
Regis#: N4738B
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 180
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91
City: LAMPASAS
State: TEXAS