NTSB Identification: CHI90LA034.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 41459.
Accident occurred Saturday, November 25, 1989 in FREEPORT, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/26/1992
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151, registration: N43313
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.

WHILE TAXIING ACROSS THE APRON, THE PILOT MISJUDGED THE CLEARANCE AND STRUCK A PARKED VAN WITH THE WINGTIP.

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

THE PILOT-IN-COMMAND'S FAILURE TO PROPERLY JUDGE THE CLEARANCE BETWEEN HIS AIRPLANE AND A PARKED VEHICLE.

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