NTSB Identification: SEA88LA053.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35543.
Accident occurred Saturday, February 27, 1988 in OTHELLO, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/30/1989
Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA, registration: N5135T
Injuries: 1 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.

THE STUDENT PILOT ENCOUNTERED GUSTING WINDS AND LOST CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT DURING LANDING ROLL. THE AIRCRAFT VEERED TO THE RIGHT OF THE RUNWAY AND STRUCK A PARKED UNOCCUPIED AIRCRAFT.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRCRAFT PARKED/STANDING


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND

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