NTSB Identification: FTW83LA090.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21159.
Accident occurred Friday, January 14, 1983 in BELLE CHASE, LA
Aircraft: PIPER PA-31-350, registration: N3533U
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.

THE ACFT ENCOUNTERED FOG DURING LANDING ROLLOUT, THE PILOT LOST CONTROL AND RAN INTO A FENCE. THE AIR TAXI PILOT HAD OFF LOADED HIS PASSENGERS AT NEW ORLEANS AND WAS FERRYING THE ACFT TO THE ACCIDENT ARPT AT BELLE CHASE LA. THE PILOT WASNOT INJURED IN THE ACCIDENT.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WEATHER EVALUATION..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

IFR PROCEDURE..NOT POSSIBLE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..FENCE


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..FOG

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