NTSB Identification: CHI89LA003.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37764.
Accident occurred Sunday, October 09, 1988 in BAINBRIDGE, OH
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/07/1989
Aircraft: CHAMPION 7EC, registration: N9836Y
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.

ON INITIAL CLIMB THE AIRCRAFT EXPERIENCED A PARTIAL POWER LOSS AND THE PILOT ELECTED TO INITIATE AN EMERGENCY LANDING IN A FIELD. THE AIRCRAFT ENCOUNTERED ROUGH/UNEVEN TERRAIN AND WAS SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED DURING THE LANDING SEQUENCE. THE PILOT AND ONE PASSENGER REPORTED NO INJURIES. SUBSEQUENT INVESTIGATION FAILED TO REVEAL THE NATURE OF THE PARTIAL POWER LOSS.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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