NTSB Identification: SEA87LA120.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33796.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 21, 1987 in YAKIMA, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/02/1988
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-135, registration: N27039
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.

WHILE ON LANDING ROLL IN GUSTY CROSSWIND CONDITIONS, THE AIRCRAFT SWERVED OFF THE RUNWAY AND GROUND LOOPED.

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

PROPER ALIGNMENT..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


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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