NTSB Identification: DEN88LA059.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34925.
Accident occurred Saturday, January 30, 1988 in PEYTON, CO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/30/1989
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150, registration: N62491
Injuries: 2 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.

DURING THE LANDING ROLL, THE PLT ALLOWED THE ACFT'S RIGHT MAIN LANDING GEAR TO STRIKE SOME SNOW CAUSING THE ACFT TO VEER OFF THE RWY. PRIOR TO STOPPING, THE ACFT RAN INTO WET SNOW AND NOSED OVER.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOW COVERED

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