NTSB Identification: CHI82FA157
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, May 09, 1982 in MILWAUKEE, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/09/1983
Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-300, registration: N6837J
Injuries: 1 Minor,4 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

ENGINE FAILURE FORCED PILOT TO LAND IN AN OPEN PLOWED FIELD. AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH WIRES BUT A SUCCESSFUL LANDING WAS MADE. OIL PUMP GEAR TOOTH HAD FAILED.

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

LUBRICATING SYSTEM,OIL PRESSURE PUMP..FAILURE,TOTAL


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION

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