ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 289305
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Narrative:The pilot reported that he attempted to take off with a strong crosswind. During the takeoff sequence, the airplane veered off the airstrip onto soft dirt and subsequently nosed over. The pilot reported that there were no preimpact mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane that would have precluded normal flight.
Rockwell S-2R Thrush Commander
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Aircraft damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Kahlotus, Washington -
United States of America
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Departure airport:||Kahlotus, WA (4WA6)|
|Destination airport:||Kahlotus, WA (4WA6)|
|Investigating agency: ||NTSB|
|Confidence Rating:|| Accident investigation report completed and information captured|
Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain directional control during takeoff.
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|Investigating agency: ||NTSB |
|Status: ||Investigation completed|
|Duration: ||2 months|
|Download report: || Final report|
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