NTSB Identification: CHI85LA223.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28060.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 05, 1985 in ROCHESTER, IN
Aircraft: PIPER PA-31-T, registration: N777YR
Injuries: 1 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.

WHEN THE PLT REDUCED POWER & FLARED, THE ACFT TOUCHED DOWN SHORT OF THE RWY. THE ACFT SUSTAINED SUBSTANITIAL DAMAGE WHEN THE LANDING GEAR STRUCK THE EDGE OF THE RAISED RWY SURFACE.

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLARE..PREMATURE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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