NTSB Identification: SEA87LA103.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34082.
Accident occurred Thursday, May 28, 1987 in WALLA WALLA, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/27/1988
Aircraft: Ayres S2R, registration: N3693X
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.

DURING TAKEOFF RUN THE RIGHT MAIN GEAR COLLAPSED. THE RIGHT WING DROPPED AND THE AIRCRAFT SPUN TO THE RIGHT. THE PLT DISCOVERED THAT THE RIGHT MAIN GEAR FAILED AT THE WELD. THE PILOT, WHO IS ALSO AN A & P MECHANIC, STATED THAT THIS WAS AN ORIGINAL WELD FROM THE FACTORY.

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

LANDING GEAR,MAIN GEAR..FAILURE,PARTIAL

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