NTSB Identification: CHI83LA352.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21420.
Accident occurred Tuesday, August 02, 1983 in PITTSFIELD, IL
Aircraft: PIPER PA-22, registration: N111BT
Injuries: 2 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 STUDENT PLT WAS ON A PERSONAL FLT WITH A PASSENGER ON BOARD. DURING ARRIVAL, HE LANDED ON RWY 25 (1700 FT LONG) WITH A X-WIND FROM 160 DEG AT 8 KTS. HE REPORTED THAT THE LANDING WAS MADE ON HIS 2ND ATTEMPT, BUT HE DID NOT GET ON THE GROUND SOON ENOUGH TO SUCCESSFULLY STOP. THE ACFT CONTINUED OFF THE END OF THE RWY & STRUCK A FENCE.

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:

AIRSPEED..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

PROCEDURES/DIRECTIVES..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..FENCE


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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