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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200206
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-22-150
Registration: N6936B
MSN: 22-4215
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Berlin, NH -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Island Pond, VT (5B1)
Destination airport:Berlin, NH (BML)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The pilot of the tailwheel-equipped airplane reported that, during the landing roll, the airplane veered to the left off the runway. He added that he applied full power and “managed to maneuver the plane out of the ground loop but started taking out runway lights” as he maneuvered the airplane back toward the runway. The airplane impacted a runway light and two taxiway signs, damaging the main landing gear. The airplane then “flew over the runway,” landed, and the main landing gear collapsed.
The airplane sustained substantial damage to the fuselage and left wing lift struts.
The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.

Probable Cause: The pilot’s failure to maintain directional control during the landing roll.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

25 Aug 2018 N6936B Private 1 near John H Boylan State Airport (5B1), Island Pond, VT sub


Revision history:

04-Oct-2017 17:40 ASN Update Bot Added

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