NTSB Identification: MKC84LA113.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23997.
Accident occurred Saturday, March 31, 1984 in OSAGE CITY, KS
Aircraft: PIPER PA24-250, registration: N6293P
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 AN ABORTED TAKEOFF, EXECUTED DUE TO AN INOPERATIVE AIRSPEED INDICATOR, THE ACFT SWERVED OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE RWY ACROSS A DITCH, DAMAGING THE LEFT WING & MAIN LANDING GEAR. A CLOGGED PILOT TUBE WAS THE CAUSE OF THE AIRSPEED INDICATION OF ZERO MPH. STEERING & BRAKE ACTION WERE DETERMINED TO BE NORMAL.

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

FLIGHT/NAV INSTRUMENTS,AIRSPEED INDICATOR..FOREIGN OBJECT DAMAGE

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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