NTSB Identification: LAX84LA323.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26990.
Accident occurred Friday, May 25, 1984 in NOVATO, CA
Aircraft: PIPER PA-16, registration: N5698H
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.

PLT LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL DURING LANDING ROLL. ACFT VEERED OFF LEFT SIDE OF RWY. PLT ATTEMPTED TO RETURN TO RWY AND ACFT CONTACTED VASI LIGHT. GUSTY CROSSWIND CONDITIONS EXISTED. PLT'S TTL FLT TIME WAS 68.9 HRS.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

TOTAL..PILOT IN COMMAND

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