NTSB Identification: CHI88DEX10.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 38877.
Accident occurred Sunday, July 24, 1988 in MADISON, IN
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/16/1990
Aircraft: WILLIAMS WACO, registration: N810TW
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

THE PLT MADE SVRL HI SPEED TAXI CHECKS, THEN TOOK OFF ON HIS 1ST FLT IN THIS MAKE & MODEL OF ACFT. HE CLIMBED TO ALT TO CHECK THE STALL CHARACTERISTICS, THEN RETURNED TO THE ARPT. HOWEVER, AS HE WAS LANDING, THE ACFT CONTACTED THE GROUND NEAR THE END OF THE RWY & SUBSEQUENTLY NOSED OVER. NO PREIMPACT MECHANICAL PROBLEMS WERE REPORTED.

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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