NTSB Identification: MIA83LA213.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22493.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 27, 1983 in OKEECHOBEE, FL
Aircraft: PIPER PA-22, registration: N1325C
Injuries: 2 Minor,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 NON-RATED PLT STATED THAT THE ENG LOST POWER WHILE HE WAS FLYING OVER LAKE OKEECHOBEE. HE WAS UNABLE TO RESTART THE ENG & SUBSEQUENTLY DITCHED THE ACFT IN THE LAKE. AFTER RECOVERY, THE ENG WAS INSPECTED, BUT NO PREIMPACT, MECHANICAL FAILURE WAS EVIDENT.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


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