NTSB Identification: WPR11CA456
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, September 17, 2011 in San Jose, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/22/2011
Aircraft: CUB CRAFTERS INC CC11-100, registration: N468CB
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 that while taxiing, the airplaneā€™s overvoltage light activated and several circuit breakers popped. While he was attempting to troubleshoot the problem, the airplane veered to the right, and the right wing struck a parked airplane, resulting in substantial damage to the wing.

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

The pilot's failure to maintain directional control while taxiing due to his distraction by a cockpit warning light.

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