NTSB Identification: DEN87LA126.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34375.
Accident occurred Sunday, May 17, 1987 in ENGLEWOOD, CO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/07/1988
Aircraft: MOONEY M20J, registration: N201MK
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.

THE PRIVATE PLT AND HIS PAX WERE STARTING A CROSS COUNTRY BUSINESS FLT. THE PLT REPORTED THAT ON INITIAL CLIMB, AT 100 FEET AGL. THE ACFT LOST PARTIAL PWR AND BEGAN TO SETTLE. A GEAR UP, FORCED LANDING TO A FIELD RESULTED IN SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE TO THE ACFT. INVESTIGATION DID NOT REVEAL ANY PREIMPACT MECHANICAL FAILURES/MALFUNCTIONS.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

WHEELS UP LANDING..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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