NTSB Identification: FTW92LA186.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 47333.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 15, 1992 in GOULD, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/11/1993
Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D, registration: N949LR
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PILOT ATTEMPTED TO LAND AT HIS AIRSTRIP WITH GUSTING CROSSWINDS THAT EXCEEDED THE LANDING PERFORMANCE OF HIS AIRPLANE. THE LANDING WAS TO THE WEST WITH GUSTING WINDS FROM THE SOUTH AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS. THE AIRPLANE WAS BLOWN OUT OF CONTROL INTO AN ADJACENT FIELD WHERE IT NOSED OVER.

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

THE AIRCRAFT CROSSWIND LANDING CAPABILITY WAS EXCEEDED. A FACTOR WAS THE THE GUSTING CROSSWIND.

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