NTSB Identification: NYC87LA226.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35424.
Accident occurred Monday, August 10, 1987 in ELLENVILLE, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 02/14/1989
Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-301T, registration: N8337T
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 LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL DURING TAKEOFF AT ELLENVILLE AIRPORT AND THE AIRCRAFT RAN OFF THE RUNWAY COLLIDING WITH TREES AND WAS DEMOLISHED. NO MECHANICAL OR STRUCTURAL PROBLEMS WERE FOUND DURING INVESTIGATION OF ACFT.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT

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