NTSB Identification: ATL85LA066.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26533.
Accident occurred Tuesday, December 25, 1984 in FT KNOX, KY
Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250, registration: N6666P
Injuries: 4 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.

N6666P, CONTACTED THE GROUND 100 YDS SHORT OF RWY 36 DURING LANDING AT FT KNOX, KY, WHILE ON A PERSONAL FLIGHT. THE ACFT SUSTAINED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE TO THE NOSE, LEFT MAIN LANDING GEAR, BOTH WINGS AND THE PROPELLER. INVESTIGATION REVEALED THE ACFT EXCEEDED CENTER OF GRAVITY LIMITS DURING THE LANDING.

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

PROPER GLIDEPATH..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GO-AROUND..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRCRAFT WEIGHT AND BALANCE..EXCEEDED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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