NTSB Identification: MKC83LA020
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, November 14, 1982 in MARENGO, IA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/14/1983
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180, registration: N1443T
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.

PILOT OVERFLEW THE AREA AND SAW NO OBSTRUCTIONS. PLANNED TO LAND WELL DOWN THE RUNWAY. SAW WIRES 75 FEET FROM RUNWAY. HE SAYS WIRES WERE 70 FEET HIGH AND 50 FEET FROM RUNWAY.

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION

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