NTSB Identification: CEN12LA340
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, June 04, 2012 in Manchester, IA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/29/2013
Aircraft: QUICKSILVER Sport II, registration: N4396H
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

The airplane entered a sharp left bank turn over the airport at a low altitude before impacting the ground with the engine operating. The airplane wreckage was resting in a nose-down, left-wing-low orientation that was consistent with a stall. Examination of the wreckage revealed no preimpact mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.

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

An inadvertent aerodynamic stall while maneuvering at a low altitude.

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