NTSB Identification: LAX88LA207.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36590.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 01, 1988 in SCOTTSDALE, AZ
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/26/1989
Aircraft: BEECH M35, registration: N9896R
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 THE CLIMB OUT THE ENGINE EXPERIENCED A LOSS OF POWER. A FORCED LANDING WAS MADE WHERE DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE AIRPLANE COLLIDED WITH THE TERRAIN. INSPECTION OF THE ENGINE REVEALED THAT THE NUMBER TWO CONNECTING ROD BROKE.

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

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,CONNECTING ROD..FRACTURED


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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