NTSB Identification: NYC82DA067
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, April 01, 1982 in BUTLER, PA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/01/1983
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200, registration: N2998R
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

APPROXIMATELY 100 FEET AFTER TOUCHDOWN A GUST OF WIND LIFTED THE LEFT WING OF THE AIRCRAFT TURNING IT INTO THE WIND. DIRECTIONAL CONTROL WAS LOST AND THE AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH TWO PARKED AIRCRAFT. A PA-22, N54572, AND AN ERCOUPE, N93552, BOTH OF WHICH SUSTAINED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..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

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


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