FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Kansas City FSDO-63
NTSB Identification: CEN16LA332
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, August 05, 2016 in Miller, MO
Aircraft: PIPER PA 25-235, registration: N6542Z
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.
On August 5, 2016, about 1800 central daylight time, a Piper PA-25-235 airplane, N6542Z, impacted terrain near Kingsley Airfield (MO9), Miller, Missouri. The commercial pilot was not injured and the airplane was substantially damaged. The airplane was registered to and operated by a private individual under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a personal flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the flight, which operated without a flight plan.
According to preliminary information, the airplane lost control inflight and impacted terrain resulting in substantial damage to both wings. The left aileron cable was found disconnected from the control stick.
The airplane was retained for further examination.