NTSB Identification: NYC84FGT01.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27390.
Accident occurred Tuesday, May 22, 1984 in SLATE RUN, PA
Aircraft: MOONEY M20C, registration: N5818Q
Injuries: 4 Serious.

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 CRASHED SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF FROM THE BLACK FORESTAIRPORT. INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT THE ACFT TRAVELED APPROX 2/3RDS OF THE RWY DISTANCE, BECAME AIRBORNE, SETTLED BACK ON THE RWY & BECAME AIRBORNE AGAIN. AT THE TIME OF TAKEOFF THE ACFT WAS LOADED NEAR ITS GROSS TAKEOFF WT, THE DENSITY ALT WAS CALCULATED AS 4000 FT & THE SOD RWY WAS WET.

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

ALL AVAILABLE RUNWAY..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

LIFT-OFF..PREMATURE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WET

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