NTSB Identification: MIA84FA197.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25888.
Accident occurred Saturday, June 30, 1984 in MARATHON, FL
Aircraft: Consolidated Aeronautics Inc. LAKE LA-4-200, registration: N1211L
Injuries: 1 Serious,1 Minor.

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 PLT REPORTED THAT HE WAS FLYING LOW & IN LEVEL FLT OVER THE OCEAN WHEN THE ACFT HIT THE WAKE FROM A LARGE BOAT & FLIPPED OVER. ACCORDING TO WITNESSES, THE ACFT BEGAN A RIGHT TURN WHILE FLYING LOW, THEN THE RIGHT WING HIT THE WATER & THE ACFT CARTWHEELED & CRASHED. A CHECK OF THE PLT'S BLOOD SHOWED AN ALCOHOL LEVEL OF 0.16%.

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

IMPAIRMENT(ALCOHOL)..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

BUZZING..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WATER,ROUGH

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