NTSB Identification: ATL83LA243.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 20457.
Accident occurred Saturday, June 25, 1983 in TULLAHOMA, TN
Aircraft: SCHLEICHER AS-K13, registration: N6877
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 PILOT STATED THAT HIS APPROACH WAS TOO FAST AND HE BOUNCED THE ACFT DURING THE LANDING. THE GLIDER DRIFTED LEFT AND COLLIDED WITH A HAYROLL. THE COLLISION CAUSED ANOTHER SWERVE AND A SUBSEQUENT COLLISION WITH ANOTHER HAYROLL.

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

AIRSPEED..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

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

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