NTSB Identification: ATL06CA128.
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Accident occurred Wednesday, September 20, 2006 in Blue Ridge, GA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/28/2006
Aircraft: Mooney M-20J, registration: N201SJ
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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 pilot stated he touched down long, fast, and with a tailwind. The airplane continued off the runway through the overrun and collided with trees. The pilot stated that the airplane did not have a mechanical malfunction or failure, and that he failed to touchdown at the proper touchdown point on landing.

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

The pilot's failure to achieve the proper touchdown point on landing resulting in an overrun, and on ground collision with trees.

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