NTSB Identification: ANC86LA132.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31175.
Accident occurred Wednesday, August 20, 1986 in TWO LAKES, AK
Aircraft: PIPER PA-20, registration: N7481K
Injuries: 2 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 CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT ON THE INITIAL CLIMB.THE PILOT STATED THAT AFTER TAKEOFF THE WIND SHIFTED 180 DEGREES.

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

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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

WIND INFORMATION..NOT UNDERSTOOD..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

Index for Aug1986 | Index of months