NTSB Identification: ANC88LA104.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36351.
Accident occurred Thursday, August 04, 1988 in WASILLA, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/09/1989
Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT 15A, registration: N6659N
Injuries: 1 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 PILOT STATED THAT DURING THE TAKEOFF ROLL ON A GRAVEL BAR TYPE AIRSTRIP HE LOST CONTROL OF THE AIRPLANE. THE AIRPLANE BOUNCED AND LANDED ON A STUMP.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..NONE SUITABLE


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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