NTSB Identification: CHI88LA059.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37613.
Accident occurred Tuesday, February 09, 1988 in WIS. RAPIDS, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/25/1989
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-180, registration: N3790T
Injuries: 3 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.

AIRPLANE DRIFTED LEFT INTO A SNOWBANK WHILE ROLLING OUT FROM A LANDING ON A SNOW AND ICE COVERED RUNWAY. LANDING WINDS AS REPORTED BY THE PILOT WERE FROM 60 DEGREES TO THE RIGHT OF THE NOSE AT 5 TO 8 KNOTS.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ICY



Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOW COVERED

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