NTSB Identification: NYC85LA148.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28832.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 16, 1985 in PERU, NY
Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC-12D, registration: N44250
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 NOSED OVER WHILE LANDING ON A PRIVATE SOD AIRSTRIP.THE PLT REPORTED TOUCHDOWN WAS MADE ON AN UNMOWED PORTION OF THE AIRSTRIP. THE ACFT SLOWED QUICKLY AND NOSED OVER JUST PRIOR TO COMING TO A STOP.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER ALIGNMENT..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION

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