NTSB Identification: SEA94LA197.
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Accident occurred Wednesday, July 27, 1994 in NAMPA, ID
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/26/1995
Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250, registration: N6824P
Injuries: 4 Uninjured.

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THE PILOT STATED THAT DURING THE TAKE OFF, THE ENGINE LOST POWER AT APPROXIMATELY 50 FEET AGL. THE PILOT ABORTED THE TAKE OFF AND DURING THE LANDING ROLL, THE AIRPLANE COLLIDED WITH A FENCE OFF THE END OF THE RUNWAY. DURING AN ENGINE INSPECTION, A CRACK WAS FOUND BETWEEN THE TOP AND BOTTOM SPARK PLUGS ON THE NUMBER FOUR CYLINDER.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

A CRACKED CYLINDER.

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