NTSB Identification: SEA88LA027B.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35327.
Accident occurred Friday, November 27, 1987 in TACOMA, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/27/1988
Aircraft: PITTS S-2A, registration: N526DP
Injuries: 4 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 CESSNA WAS AT THE RUNUP AREA FOR RUNWAY 35 PREPARING TO DO HIS RUNUP. THREE PITTS AIRCRAFT WERE TAXIING ABREAST OF EACH OTHER, WHEN ONE OF THE PITTS'S PROPELLER STRUCK THE RIGHT WINGTIP OF THE CESSNA CAUSING SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE TO THE CESSNA AND MINOR DAMAGE TO THE PITTS.

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

PROCEDURES/DIRECTIVES..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ACFT/EQUIP INADEQUATE,VISUAL RESTRICTION..PILOT IN COMMAND

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