NTSB Identification: ANC92LA011.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 45202.
Accident occurred Saturday, October 26, 1991 in TALKEETNA, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/05/1993
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18, registration: N1887A
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.

WHILE ON FINAL APPROACH TO THE GRAVEL BAR, AND JUST BEFORE THE FLARE, THE AIRPLANE STALLED AND CRASHED. THE PILOT STATED THAT SHE LOST CONTROL OF THE AIRPLANE.

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

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN AIRSPEED.

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