NTSB Identification: ANC87DAG01.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33620.
Accident occurred Saturday, March 14, 1987 in SOLDOTNA, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/09/1988
Aircraft: ROTORWAY SCORPION 1670, registration: N48591
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

THE PILOT STATED THAT HE LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT WHILE JUST A FEW FEET ABOVE THE GROUND RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE TO THE AIRCRAFT.

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ROTOR RPM..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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