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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 212487
Last updated: 14 February 2020
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Date:09-MAR-2018
Time:16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic B14A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bellanca 14-13
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N74445
C/n / msn: 1558
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Anacortes, WA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Burlington/mount Vernon, WA (BVS)
Destination airport:Anacortes, WA (74S)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The pilot reported that, during a biennial flight review, as the tailwheel touched down on landing, the airplane veered to the right. He added that he was unable to correct quickly enough to prevent the airplane from exiting the runway to the right. The right main landing gear exited the runway, and the airplane ground looped to the right.
The airplane sustained substantial damage to the left aileron.
The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.



Probable Cause: The pilotís failure to maintain directional control during landing.


Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20180310X50041&key=1

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 3 months
Download report: Final report


Revision history:

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