NTSB Identification: ANC87FA036.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32808.
Accident occurred Sunday, February 15, 1987 in HAY STACK MT., AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/30/1988
Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA, registration: N1883G
Injuries: 1 Serious.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PILOT-IN-COMMAND WAS MANEUVERING AT THE 2200 FOOT LEVEL OF HAYSTACK MOUNTAIN. HE STATED HE WAS TURNING INTO THE MOUNTAIN AT A STEEP ANGEL OF BANK. WHILE HE WAS TURNING THE AIRPLANE STRUCK THE TREES. NO MECHANICAL IRREGULARITIES WERE FOUND DURING THE ON SCENE INVESTIGATION. THE PLTS FLT TIME WAS NOT REPORTED OR AVAILABLE.

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

MANEUVER..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER ALTITUDE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED(VS)..BELOW..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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