NTSB Identification: CHI06CA198.
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Accident occurred Saturday, July 22, 2006 in Troy, MI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/29/2006
Aircraft: Sargent Bushby Mustang II, registration: N6186C
Injuries: 1 Minor.

NTSB investigators used data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator and did not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

The experimental tailwheel airplane was reported destroyed during an attempted go-around when the airplane exited the end of the runway and impacted a fence. The pilot said that he landed a "little faster than normal." The pilot stated, "By the time the decision was made to go around there wasn't enough runway remaining." The pilot reported no mechanical malfunctions with the airplane in reference to the flight.

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

The pilot's delayed decision to go-around leading to the impact with the fence during the go-around. A factor was the fence.

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