NTSB Identification: ANC93LA078.
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Accident occurred Thursday, June 03, 1993 in IGIUGIG, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/17/1994
Aircraft: CESSNA 206G, registration: N756HL
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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THE PILOT REPORTED THAT WHILE ATTEMPTING TO LAND ON A RELATIVELY FLAT UNOBSTRUCTED AREA NEAR IGIUGIG, ALASKA, THE NOSE WHEEL SANK INTO THE SOFT SAND RESULTING IN SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE TO THE RIGHT WING.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

THE PILOT IN COMMAND SELECTED UNSUITABLE TERRAIN FOR LANDING.

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