NTSB Identification: ATL85LA257.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28680.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 24, 1985 in PORTLAND, TN
Aircraft: PIPER PA-30, registration: N7369Y
Injuries: 1 Minor,3 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 MADE A VISUAL APRCH TO THE WRONG AIRPORT & ATTEMPTED TO GO-AROUND. DURING THE GO-AROUND THE ACFT COLL IDED WITH TREES ON THE DEPARTURE END OF THE RWY.

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

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

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

CLEARANCE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

LANDED AT WRONG AIRPORT..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

GO-AROUND..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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