NTSB Identification: FTW84LA256.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25266.
Accident occurred Wednesday, May 30, 1984 in HOMINY, OK
Aircraft: PIPER PA-36-375, registration: N4077E
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

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 ACFT COLLIDED WITH A RADIO TOWER GUY WIRE WHILE THE PLT WAS EN ROUTE TO RELOAD. DURING THE COLLISION, THE RIGHT WING WAS SHEARED OFF & THE ACFT CRASHED TO THE GROUND & BURNED. THE RADIO TOWER WAS LOCATED ABOUT 1 MI FROM THE ARPT.

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..GUY WIRE

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