NTSB Identification: DEN01LA087.
The docket is stored in the Docket Management System (DMS). Please contact Records Management Division
Accident occurred Monday, April 16, 2001 in Bountiful, UT
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/25/2002
Aircraft: Mooney M20K, registration: N921Z
Injuries: 4 Uninjured.
NTSB investigators may have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.
The pilot departed for a cross-country flight. Soon after departure, his electrical system failed. The pilot returned to the departure field, and initiated a precautionary landing. Upon landing, the left main landing gear failed, and the airplane skidded off the runway and struck a sign post.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be: the failure of the airplane's electrical system for an undetermined reason, which resulted in the collapse of the left main gear on landing.
Full narrative available
Index for Apr2001 | Index of months