NTSB Identification: LAX83LVM05
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, December 09, 1982 in 6 N.W. HALF MOO, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/09/1983
Aircraft: PITTS S1C, registration: N2363
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

AIRCRAFT LANDED AND A GUST OF WIND TURNED THE AIRCRAFT. AIRCRAFT CONTINUED OFF RIGHT SIDE OF RUNWAY AND NOSED OVER IN SOFT GROUND.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..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..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT

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