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Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1201-1800|
|Make Model Name||Skyhawk 172/Cutlass 172|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 91|
|Qualification||Flight Crew Multiengine|
Flight Crew Flight Instructor
Flight Crew Instrument
Flight Crew Commercial
|Experience||Flight Crew Last 90 Days 70|
Flight Crew Total 19000
Flight Crew Type 500
|Anomaly||Deviation - Altitude Excursion From Assigned Altitude|
Deviation - Procedural Clearance
Inflight Event / Encounter Weather / Turbulence
During an IFR descent I was unable to maintain assigned MEA due to airframe icing.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: The pilot of a Cessna 172 was unable to maintain altitude due to icing conditions.
Narrative: During an IFR Descent I was unable to maintain assigned MEA due to airframe icing.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.