Accident Piper PA-28-161 N9225N,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201888
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Date:Tuesday 5 January 1999
Time:14:48 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28-161
Owner/operator:Flight Safety International
Registration: N9225N
MSN: 2841044
Year of manufacture:1989
Total airframe hrs:6997 hours
Engine model:Lycoming O-320-D3G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pahokee, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:(KPHK)
Destination airport:Vero Beach, FL (KVRB)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The student pilot stated that he was performing a soft field takeoff and after rotation, the airplane drifted to the left. He attempted to continue to climb and leveled the wings, but when the airplane was about 60 feet above ground level, the airplane stalled and impacted the ground.

Probable Cause: The pilot-in command's failure to maintain adequate airspeed which resulted in an inadvertent stall. Contributing to the accident was the lack of total experience by the pilot-in-command.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: MIA99LA063
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 8 months
Download report: Final report




Revision history:

26-Nov-2017 09:37 ASN Update Bot Added
08-Apr-2024 11:03 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category, Accident report]

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