NTSB Identification: SEA90LA155.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 41498.
Accident occurred Sunday, August 05, 1990 in CHEHALIS, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/30/1992
Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC-65, registration: N27454
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.

WHILE ON FINAL APPROACH AT 100 FT. AGL, THE PILOT ENCOUNTERED STRONG GUSTY CROSSWINDS THAT BLEW THE ACFT INTO TREES AT THE SIDE OF THE AIRSTRIP.

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

THE PILOT'S INADEQUATE COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS. THE GUSTY CROSSWIND WS A RELATED FACTOR.

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