NTSB Identification: LAX86LA355.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31898.
Accident occurred Wednesday, September 17, 1986 in EL MONTE, CA
Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 112A, registration: N1455J
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 STATED THAT THE ENGINE WOULD NOT START SO HE SECURED THE LEFT WING AND HAND PROPPED THE ENGINE. WHEN THE ENGINE STARTED, THE AIRCRAFT BEGAN MOVING IN A CIRCULAR PATH TO THE LEFT AND COLLIDED WITH A PARKED AIRCRAFT.

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

STARTING PROCEDURE..INATTENTIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRCRAFT UNATTENDED/ENGINE(S) RUNNING..INTENTIONAL..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRCRAFT PARKED/STANDING

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