NTSB Identification: NYC88LA227.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 38608.
Accident occurred Sunday, August 21, 1988 in ELMIRA, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/04/1990
Aircraft: SCHWEIZER SGS-1-26E, registration: N3613B
Injuries: 1 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 PLT REPORTED TO THE LOCAL POLICE THAT HE WAS HAVING TROUBLE GETTING LIFT AND WAS ATTEMPTING AN OFF AIRPORT LANDING WHEN THE ACFT STALLED AT LOW ALT AND CRASHED. THE PILOT DID NOT FILE AN ACCIDENT REPORT.

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

STALL..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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