NTSB Identification: NYC87LA237.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35958.
Accident occurred Sunday, September 27, 1987 in STOW, MA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/16/1989
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161, registration: N4332N
Injuries: 2 Minor.

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 WAS ON TAKEOFF ROLL WHEN HE DECIDED TO ABORT. HE STATED THAT HE FELT THE ENGINE WAS NOT DEVELOPING ADEQUATE POWER AND THE AIRSPEED WAS NOT UP TO REQUIRED TAKEOFF SPEED. THE AIRCRAFT CONTINUED OFF THE END OF THE RUNWAY AND INVERTED IN SWAMPY SOIL.

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

ABORTED TAKEOFF..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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