NTSB Identification: ANC95LA064.
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Accident occurred Saturday, June 03, 1995 in BIG DELTA, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/29/1996
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18, registration: N4232Z
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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THE PILOT WAS LANDING ON A NARROW UNIMPROVED AIRSTRIP. THE AIRPLANE'S RIGHT WHEEL ROLLED OFF THE AIRSTRIP'S SURFACE AND STRUCK A HOLE. THE AIRPLANE NOSED OVER.

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

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN PROPER ALIGNMENT WITH THE LANDING SURFACE. A FACTOR RELATING TO THE ACCIDENT WAS: THE ROUGH/UNEVEN LANDING SURFACE.

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