NTSB Identification: DEN91DTE02.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 44419.
Accident occurred Monday, September 02, 1991 in CALHAN, CO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/06/1992
Aircraft: CRESAWN PITTS S1-C, registration: N939PC
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

THE AIRPLANE WAS OBSERVED PERFORMING AEROBATICS - SPIN, IMMELMAN, AND TAIL SLIDE - WITHIN AN APPROVED AEROBATIC BOX. IT SUBSEQUENTLY IMPACTED THE GROUND IN AN INVERTED ATTITUDE WITH LITTLE OR NO ROTATION OR FORWARD SPEED.

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

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO ATTAIN ADEQUATE AIRCRAFT CONTROL TO AVOID TERRAIN COLLISION.

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