NTSB Identification: CHI84LA386.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26229.
Accident occurred Friday, September 07, 1984 in SHEBOYGAN, WI
Aircraft: PIPER PA25, registration: N4571Y
Injuries: 1 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 INITIATED TAKEOFF IN STRONG GUSTY X-WIND. APPROACHING TREE LINE, ACFT BEGAN TO SINK. PLT TURNED TO AVOID TREES AND STALLED ACFT. LOAD JETTISON WAS TOO LATE TO AID IN STALL RECOVERY AND ACFT MUSHED INTO GROUND.

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

LOAD JETTISON..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED(VS)..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

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


Contributing Factors

PROPER CLIMB RATE..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

MANEUVER..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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