NTSB Identification: ANC88LA033.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35176.
Accident occurred Sunday, February 28, 1988 in MEKORYUK, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/30/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 310Q, registration: N7745Q
Injuries: 6 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PILOT STATED THAT DURING THE TOUCHDOWN THE AIRCRAFT STRUCK A SNOWBANK ON THE APPROACH END OF THE RUNWAY. THE AIRCRAFT EXITED THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE RUNWAY APPROXIMATELY 500 FEET FROM THE APPROACH END.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOWBANK

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