NTSB Identification: ANC84LA028.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23608.
Accident occurred Saturday, January 07, 1984 in TALKEETNA, AK
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18, registration: N1317A
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 STATED THAT AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT, HE ENCOUNTERED A WHITE OUT CONDITION. THE ACFT STALLED AND CRASHED ON AHILLSIDE.

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:

VFR FLIGHT INTO IMC..CONTINUED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..WHITEOUT

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