NTSB Identification: DEN87FA167.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34817.
Accident occurred Saturday, July 04, 1987 in MITCHELL, SD
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/07/1988
Aircraft: MOONEY M20F, registration: N6933V
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THIS NON-LICENSED PLT MADE AN UNAUTHORIZED FLT AT NIGHT. THE ACFT CRASHED ONE HALF MILE NORTH OF THE ARPT. THE OCCUPANT OF THE ACFT WAS FATALLY INJURED. NO RECORDS OF THE PLT'S FLT EXPERIENCE WAS FOUND.

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

STOLEN AIRCRAFT/UNAUTHORIZED USE..INTENTIONAL..UNQUALIFIED PERSON

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

PROCEDURES/DIRECTIVES..NOT FOLLOWED..UNQUALIFIED PERSON

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..UNQUALIFIED PERSON


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..UNQUALIFIED PERSON

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