NTSB Identification: ANC87LA148.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34056.
Accident occurred Monday, September 07, 1987 in GOLD KING, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/27/1988
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18, registration: N1265A
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 THAT DURING THE TAKE OFF ROLL HE LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT CAUSING THE AIRCRAFT TO EXIT THE STRIP INTO A ROW OF TREES.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..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

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