NTSB Identification: MIA85LA199.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28882.
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 25, 1985 in OPA LOCKA, FL
Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250, registration: N9165P
Injuries: 1 Minor,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.

THE PLT WAS LANDING AFTER A X-COUNTRY FLT WHEN THE RIGHT WING & THE PROP CONTACTED THE RWY. THE PLT STATED THAT THE GEAR HAD COLLAPSED DURING A GO-AROUND. HOWEVER, THE LANDING GEAR WAS INTACT, EXCEPT FOR IMPACT DAMAGE ON THE RIGHT MAIN GEAR. NO GEAR MALFUNCTION OR PREIMPACT FAILURE WAS FOUND. THE PLT'S LAST PHYSICAL EXAM WAS ON 8/2/81, BUT THE ISSUANCE OF A NEW MEDICAL CERTIFICATE WAS DENIED.

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND




Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT

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