Preliminary Accident Reports

September 2001 Issue

June 06, Pomaria, S.C. / Piper Tri-Pacer

At 11:30 eastern time, a Piper PA-22 crashed during an attempted takeoff from a field near Pomaria. The pilot said he made a forced landing to the field earlier in the day after losing engine power. He refueled the airplane and attempted to take off, but the airplane struck rising terrain during the initial climb....

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