NTSB Identification: MIA85LA094.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27649.
Accident occurred Monday, February 11, 1985 in FT.LAUDERDALE, FL
Aircraft: MAULE M-5-235C, registration: N9207E
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 ACFT LANDED WITH A X-WIND COMPONENT OF ABOUT 25 KTS FROM THE RIGHT. THE PLT AND WITNESSES STATED THE WIND LIFTED THE RIGHT WING OF OFF THE RWY. SIDE FORCES RESULTED IN THE LEFT MAIN LANDING GEAR COLLAPSING. MAXIMUM DEMONSTRATED TAKEOFF AND LANDING X-WIND COMPONENT FOR THIS ACFT IS 14 KTS.

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

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



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND

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