NTSB Identification: NYC85FHJ05.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31406.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 17, 1985 in SOMERS, NY
Aircraft: MAULE M-4-220C, registration: N40326
Injuries: 4 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE ACFT STALLED & NOSED OVER DURING AN ATTEMPTED GO-AROUND AFTER A FAST APPROACH TO A GRAVEL LANDING STRIP WHICH WAS 5 MILES FROM THE PLANNED DESTINATION. THE PLT SAID HE ADDED POWER TO GO AROUND WHEN HE THOUGHT HIS AIRSPEED WAS TOO HIGH. THE ACFT DROPPED ON THE RT MAIN GEAR AND NOSED OVER

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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