NTSB Identification: CHI88LA140B.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36957.
Accident occurred Thursday, June 23, 1988 in PORTAGE, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/08/1989
Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC, registration: N3865E
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.

DURING TAXI FROM LANDING THE PILOT FAILED TO MAINTAIN ADEQUATE VISUAL LOOKOUT AND TAXIED ONTO A RUNWAY IN FRONT OF AN AIRCRAFT ON ITS LANDING ROLL. THE PILOT STATED THAT AS HE APPROACHED THE OTHER RUNWAY HIS VISIBILITY WAS RESTRICTED BY A STAND OF TREES, AND HE DID NOT SEE THE OTHER AIRCRAFT BEFORE HE TAXIED ONTO THE INTERSECTING RUNWAY.

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT OF OTHER AIRCRAFT



Contributing Factors

FACILITY INADEQUATE,VISUAL RESTRICTION


Contributing Factors

VISUAL/AURAL PERCEPTION..PILOT OF OTHER AIRCRAFT

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