NTSB Identification: LAX84LA411.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25705.
Accident occurred Saturday, July 21, 1984 in GORMAN, CA
Aircraft: AERONCA 60-TF, registration: N27350
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.

ACCORDING TO THE PLT A 90 DEGREE CROSSWIND CAUSED A LOSS OF DIRECTIONAL CONTROL SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF. THE EMPENNAGE CONTACTED A FENCE AND TREES OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE RWY.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..IMPROPER..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..CROSSWIND


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