NTSB Identification: ATL88LA197.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36992.
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 21, 1988 in NEWBERRY, SC
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/08/1989
Aircraft: AERONCA 0-58B, registration: N47190
Injuries: 2 Serious.
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 PILOT RELATED THAT HE HAD BEEN FLYING AROUND THE LOCAL AREA MAKING LANDINGS AT VARIOUS AIRPORTS FOR ABOUT 1 1/2 HOURS. HE RETURNED TO THE DEPARTURE AIRPORT AND MADE A FULL STOP LANDING. HIS 12 YEAR OLD SON REQUESTED THAT HE MAKE ANOTHER TAKEOFF AND LANDING. AFTER TAXI BACK, HE MADE A TAKEOFF AND, AT A LOW ALTITUDE, INITIATED A STEEP CLIMBING TURN TO THE LEFT. HE STATED THAT THE AIRPLANE STALLED AND CRASHED INTO THE HANGAR ROOF. HE AND HIS SON SUSTAINED SERIOUS INJURIES. THERE WAS NO FIRE.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:MANEUVER..ABRUPT..PILOT IN COMMAND
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:AIRSPEED..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND
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