NTSB Identification: ATL88LA165.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36437.
Accident occurred Thursday, May 05, 1988 in LAWRENCEVILLE, GA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/09/1989
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161, registration: N8205
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 PLT RETURNED TO THE DEPARTURE ARPT AND ATTEMPTED A LANDING WITH A CROSS WIND GUSTING TO AN ESTIMATED 20 KTS. AFTER LANDING, A GUST OF WIND WAS ENCOUNTERED. THE AIRCRAFT BECAME AIRBORNE. THE STUDENT PILOT HELD THE AIRCRAFT'S CONTROLS RIGID. THE AIRCRAFT DROPPED ONTO THE RUNWAY AND SKIDDED OFF THE RUNWAY TO THE LEFT.

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WIND INFORMATION..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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