NTSB Identification: NYC86LA088.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32447.
Accident occurred Saturday, March 22, 1986 in SPRINGVALE, ME
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140, registration: N4211T
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 PIPER CHEROKEE PA-28-140 LOST POWER AND MADE AN OFF AIRPORT LANDING 15 MINUTES AFTER TAKEOFF. THE PILOT REPORTED AN OIL LINE BROKE AND HE LOST ALL ENGINE OIL. A MECHANIC REPORTED THAT THERE WAS NO INDICATION IN EITHER THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT OR THE BOTTOM OF THE FUSELAGE OF A OIL LEAK OR BROKEN OIL LINE. THE REASON FOR THE LOSS OF ENGINE OIL COULD NOT BE DETERMINED.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:FLUID,OIL..LACK OF
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:AIRCRAFT SERVICE..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND
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