NTSB Identification: DEN00LA107.
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Accident occurred Sunday, June 11, 2000 in SANTA FE, NM
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/18/2001
Aircraft: Luscombe 8E, registration: N25222
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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At approximately 100 feet above ground level, during initial climb following takeoff, the left wing dropped and the aircraft impacted the ground. Weather conditions at the time were high gusting winds.

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

The pilot's failure to maintain control of the aircraft. A factor was gusty wind conditions.

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