NTSB Identification: LAX96WA038
Accident occurred Sunday, October 29, 1995 in DIVISADERO, Mexico
Aircraft: Cessna 210, registration: N2455S
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On October 29, 1995, at 1200 hours Pacific standard time, a Cessna 210, N2455S, had the landing gear collapse after landing at Divisadero Resort, Mexico. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time. The aircraft received substantial damage and the two occupants were not injured. No flight plan was filed for the local pleasure flight.

Information from the operator indicated that the pilot was attempting a landing to a dirt strip which is 8,000 feet in elevation. The operator stated that the pilot came in high and fast with a tailwind. After touchdown, the pilot locked the brakes, slid through some trees, and the landing gear collapsed. The aircraft was equipped with a STOL landing system. There was no reported mechanical malfunction.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Mexico. Any further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil Secretaria de Comunications y Transportes Providencia No. 807-6* piso Colonia del Valle Codigo Postal 03100 Mexico,D.F. Mexico Telephone: 687-76-60, 523-66-42

This report is for information purposes only and contains only obtained for or released by the government of Mexico.

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