NTSB Identification: MIA83LA132.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 20658.
Accident occurred Thursday, April 28, 1983 in SEBRING, FL
Aircraft: CARTER PITTS SPECIAL S-1, registration: N57WC
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 WAS LANDED BEHIND A PIPER NAVAJO AND ROLLED RIGHT AND LEFT STRIKING BOTH WING TIPS BEFORE NOSING OVER. THE PILOT BELIEVES SHE ENCOUNTERED VORTEX TURBULENCE FROM THE PIPER NAVAJO WHICH LANDED IN FRONT OF HER. THE WEATHER WAS VMCAND NO FLIGHT PLAN WAS FILED. THE PILOT WAS NOT INJURED.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:PLANNED APPROACH..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:CLEARANCE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND
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