NTSB Identification: ANC87LA125.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34318.
Accident occurred Monday, August 17, 1987 in HOMER, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/31/1988
Aircraft: PIPER PA-12, registration: N3580M
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.

THE PILOT STATED AFTER THE LANDING ROLLOUT HE LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT CAUSING A GROUNDLOOP ON THE RUNWAY. THIS LANDING WAS THE FIRST FULL STALL LANDING OF THE FLIGHT.

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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