NTSB Identification: FTW84FPJ01.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24046.
Accident occurred Sunday, April 29, 1984 in BYRON, OK
Aircraft: PIPER PA-22, registration: N3564A
Injuries: 2 Fatal.

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 HAD IMPACTED THE GROUND AT A 60 DEG ANGLE. THE 1153 WX AT PONCA CITY, OK (60 MI EAST OF THE CRASH SITE) WAS CEILINGS OBSCURED TO VISION & INDEFINITE, WITH THUNDERSTORMS, RAIN & FOG. THE CEILING WAS ESTIMATED TO BE 200 FT OBSCURED.

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

SPATIAL DISORIENTATION..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


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..LOW CEILING


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..FOG


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..RAIN


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..OBSCURATION

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