NTSB Identification: SEA82FYA10
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, August 30, 1982 in HOMEDALE, ID
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/30/1983
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150, registration: N54242
Injuries: 1 Fatal,1 Serious.

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.

AS THE ACFT MADE A PASS OVER A FIELD THE PLT CUT THE POWER & SLOWED THE ACFT INTO SLOW FLIGHT. THE ACFT THEN MADE A STEEP TURN & STALLED.

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

FLIGHT CONTROLS..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LOW PASS..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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