NTSB Identification: FTW92LA049.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 45415.
Accident occurred Monday, December 16, 1991 in ALPINE, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/08/1993
Aircraft: KINKADE E.5 VANS RV-4, registration: N7EK
Injuries: 1 Minor.

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

A PRIVATE PILOT FLYING HIS EXPERIMENTAL AIRPLANE, WAS TURNING FROM BASE TO FINAL APPROACH WHEN HE STALLED THE AIRPLANE. THE PILOT ADDED POWER TO RECOVER; THE LEFT WING DROPPED AND THE WING TIP STRUCK THE GROUND. THE HOME BUILT AIRPLANE WAS NOT EQUIPPED WITH A STALL WARNING SYSTEM.

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

INADVERTENT STALL.

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