NTSB Identification: LAX84FA420.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25333.
Accident occurred Saturday, July 28, 1984 in WILLOWS, CA
Aircraft: PIPER PA-11, registration: N80AH
Injuries: 2 Fatal.

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 WAS OBSERVED TO PITCH UP FROM A LEVEL FLIGHT ATTITUDE FROM ABOUT 300 FT AGL. THE ACFT THEN PITCHED DOWN & IMPACTED THE GROUND IN A NEAR VERTICAL ATTITUDE.

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

AIRSPEED..NOT MAINTAINED..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

MANEUVER..INITIATED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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