NTSB Identification: NYC85LA146.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28792.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 12, 1985 in OLD TOWN, ME
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150, registration: N82126
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.

DURING A PWR OFF LANDING, THE INSTRUCTOR NOTICED THAT THE AIRSPEED WAS LOW. THE INSTRUCTOR APPLIED FULL PWR; HOWEVER, THE ACFT STALLED AND THE PLT WAS UNABLE TO RECOVER THE ACFT PRIOR TO COMING IN CONTACT WITH THE WATER.

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

AIRSPEED..IMPROPER..DUAL STUDENT

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

REMEDIAL ACTION..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)

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

STALL..INADVERTENT



Contributing Factors

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..INADEQUATE..DUAL STUDENT

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