NTSB Identification: NYC87LA097.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34415.
Accident occurred Friday, February 20, 1987 in MARLBORO, NJ
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/25/1988
Aircraft: PIPER PA-24, registration: N8656P
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 LNDG ON RWY 27, JUST BFR SUNSET, THE ACFT WAS RPRTD TO BE HIGH & FAST ON THE APCH. SUBSEQUENTLY, IT CONTD OFF THE END OF THE RWY & COLLIDED WITH TREES. THE PLT RPRTD HE WAS UNDER STRESS DUE TO RECENT DEATH OF HIS PARENTS & THE NECESSITY TO MOVE THE ACFT DUE TO THREATS OF HARM.

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..SUNGLARE

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