NTSB Identification: CHI87LA075.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33516.
Accident occurred Thursday, February 05, 1987 in DODGEVILLE, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/10/1988
Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC, registration: N86079
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.

WHILE TAXIING AFTER LANDING ON RUNWAY 12, A TAILWIND WAS ENCOUNTERED. THE ACFT SPUN AROUND, SLID BACKWARDS OFF THE RWY, DOWN A STEEP EMBANKMENT AND STRUCK A LARGE ROCK. THE PLT REPORTED WINDS FROM 270 DEGREES AT 12 KNOTS GUSTING TO 18 KNOTS.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DOWNHILL


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND


Contributing Factors

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