NTSB Identification: ANC85FA023.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27118.
Accident occurred Wednesday, November 21, 1984 in ANCHORAGE, AK
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28RT-201T, registration: N83645
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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 CRASHED DURING THE TAKEOFF ROLL BY RUNNING OFF THE DEPARTURE END OF THE RWY, GLIDING OVER A HWY & IMPACTING TREES. ACCORDING TO THE PLT, 'ON TAKEOFF, WE ACCELERATED TO 90-95 KTS, BUT THE ACFT DID NOT RESPOND TO BACK PRESSURE FOR LIFT OFF. WE PROCEEDED OFF THE END OF THE RWY AND OVER A ROAD. THE A/C CAME TO REST IN TREES ON THE OTHER SIDE. BRAKING TO STOP PRIOR TO REACHING END OF RWY WAS NOT POSSIBLE DUE TO ICE ON RWY.' EXAMINATION OF THE ACFT DID NOT REVEAL ANY ACFT CONTROL MALFUNCTION OR FAILURE.

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

ABORTED TAKEOFF..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND




Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..NIGHT

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