NTSB Identification: CHI86LA196.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32076.
Accident occurred Sunday, August 03, 1986 in MOSINEE, WI
Aircraft: PIPER PA-20-115, registration: CGHGF
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.

FOLLOWING DEPARTURE FROM OSHKOSH, WI, THE PLT PROCEEDED DIRECTLY TO CENTRAL WISCONSIN AIRPORT, MOSINEE, WI, AT APRX 2500 FT MSL. AFTER RECEIVING AN ARPT ADVISORY FROM THE CENTRAL WISCONSIN UNICOM, THE PLT LANDED ON RWY 26. ACCORDING TO THE PLT, A 30-35 DEG CROSSWIND OF ABOUT 10 KNOTS GUSTING TO 15 KNOTS EXISTED AT THE TIME. THE PLT REPORTED THAT DURING THE LANDING ROLL HE REPOSITIONED HIS FEET ON THE RUDDER CONTROLS AND THE ACFT IMMEDIATELY SWERVED. THE PLT STATED THAT IN AN ATTEMPT TO REGAIN DIRECTIONAL CONTROL, HE OVERCORRECTED AND THE ACFT GROUND LOOPED.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REMEDIAL ACTION..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND

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