NTSB Identification: ATL88LA172.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36324.
Accident occurred Friday, May 13, 1988 in MOCKSVILLE, NC
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/09/1989
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150, registration: N9674P
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.

THE FLOATPLANE STUDENT PILOT LOST CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT DURING A PRACTICE GLASSY WATER TAKE OFF. THE FLOATPLANE INSTRUCTOR DID NOT TAKE CONTROL SOON ENOUGH AND THE AIRCRAFT STALLED AND STRUCK THE WATER.

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

LIFT-OFF..PREMATURE..DUAL STUDENT

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

REMEDIAL ACTION..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)

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

STALL..ENCOUNTERED



Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OPERATION..DUAL STUDENT

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