NTSB Identification: NYC87LA042.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33487.
Accident occurred Saturday, October 11, 1986 in MONTVILLE, CT
Aircraft: RAVEN S60A, registration: N2799Z
Injuries: 1 Minor,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.

WHILE LANDING IN A FIELD. THE BALLOON ENCOUNTERED STRONG WINDS AND WAS PUSHED INTO TREES AND BRUSH CAUSING SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE.

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

PROPER DESCENT RATE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WIND INFORMATION..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


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