NTSB Identification: ANC87LA046.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32480.
Accident occurred Sunday, March 08, 1987 in FAIRBANKS, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/21/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 170B, registration: N4570C
Injuries: 4 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.

THE PLT LOST CONTROL OF THE ACFT AFTER THE TAIL WAS RAISED DURING TAKEOFF. THE ACFT GROUNDLOOPED AND COLLIDED WITH A SNOW BANK WHICH DAMAGED THE RT WING, LANDING GEAR AND ELEVATOR.

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:

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..UNCONTROLLED..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

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