NTSB Identification: ANC84LA020.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22634.
Accident occurred Sunday, November 27, 1983 in FORT YUKON, AK
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18, registration: N83278
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 PLT WAS APPROACHING A LAKE FOR LANDING. HE CAME OVER THE LAKE & STARTED WHAT BECAME A 270 DEG TURN TOWARD THE LANDING DIRECTION. AT THE END OF THE TURN HE TIGHTENED UP THE TURN & THE ACFT STALLED.

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

PLANNED APPROACH..POOR..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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