NTSB Identification: LAX82DA253
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, July 12, 1982 in FLAGSTAFF, AZ
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/12/1983
Aircraft: PIPER PA-12, registration: N2949M
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

THE ACFT LANDED HARD ON THE RIGHT MAIN LANDING GEAR CAUSING IT TO COLLAPSE. THE X-WIND COMPONENT WAS 60 DEG FROM THE RIGHT VARYING 12-19K.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND

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