NTSB Identification: SEA83FA094.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 20477.
Accident occurred Saturday, April 30, 1983 in FRIDAY HARBOR, WA
Aircraft: CESSNA C-172N, registration: N3413E
Injuries: 1 Fatal,1 Serious,2 Minor,1 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 AN ATTEMPTED GO-AROUND. THE ACFT FLAP SWITCH WAS IN THE DOWN MODE AND THE FLAPS WERE IN THE FULLDOWN(40 DEGREE) POSITION. A PASSENGER SAID THE ACFT WAS 'REAL CLOSE TO THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE RUNWAY' JUST BEFORE GO- AROUND N3413E IMPACTED IN A STEEP NOSE DOWN LEFT WING LOW ATTITUDE. THERE WAS NO DISCERNABLE IMPACT CRATER. THE PILOT RECEIVED FATAL INJURIES.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:RAISING OF FLAPS..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:AIRSPEED..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND
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