NTSB Identification: NYC85LA006.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26716.
Accident occurred Sunday, October 07, 1984 in CORAM, NY
Aircraft: CHAMPION 7KCAB, registration: N76BP
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.

PLT STATED ROUGH CONDITION OF RUNWAY SURFACE MADE DIRECTIONAL CONTROL DIFFICULT. THE LEFT WHEEL OVERRAN THE RUNWAY EDGE WHICH WAS BOUNDED BY A DIRT RIDGE. PLT WAS UNABLE TO BRING THE LEFT WHEEL BACK ONTO THE PREPARED SURFACE AS RIDGE DIMENSIONS INCREASE FURTHER DOWN THE RUNWAY EVENTUALLY RISING TO MEET UNDERSIDE OF ACFT/LANDING GEAR STRUTS.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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