NTSB Identification: LAX83LA297.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21666.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 22, 1983 in JACKSON, CA
Aircraft: PIPER PA-22, registration: N1526P
Injuries: 3 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 WENT OFF THE RWY AND COLLIDED WITH A DITCH DURING LANDING. THE TAILWHEEL ACFT TOUCHED DOWN ON RWY 19 ABOUT 200 FT PAST THE THRESHOLD AND BOUNCED. THE PILOT APPLIED POWER TO RECOVER AND LOST CONTROL OF THE ACFT. THE ACFT VEERED OFF THE RWY TO THE WEST, GROUNDLOOPED AND FELL INTO A CULVERT.

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

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

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH


Contributing Factors

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

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