NTSB Identification: WPR11CA219
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, May 08, 2011 in Scottsdale, AZ
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/03/2011
Aircraft: EVEKTOR-AEROTECHNIK AS SPORTSTAR, registration: N636EV
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 student pilot stated that during the takeoff roll the airplane departed the runway to the left and the left wing struck an airport light. No mechanical failures or malfunctions were reported by the pilot.

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

The pilot's failure to maintain directional control during the takeoff roll.

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