NTSB Identification: NYC84FNC01.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25713.
Accident occurred Saturday, April 14, 1984 in MECHANIC FALLS, ME
Aircraft: Evans Aircraft VP-2, registration: N38217
Injuries: 1 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.
ACCORDING TO THE PILOT THE ACFT BECAME AIRBORNE INADVERTENTLY WHILE HIGH SPEED TAXI TESTING THE ENGINE. ON FINAL APCH BACK TO THE ARPT CONTROL WAS LOST AND THE ACFT FLEW INTO TREES PARALLEL TO THE RWY. NO MECHANICAL MALFUNCTION WAS FOUND BY INVESTIGATORS.
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:ALTITUDE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND
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