NTSB Identification: ANC88LA039.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35310.
Nonscheduled 14 CFR
Accident occurred Friday, March 11, 1988 in RUBY, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/30/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 207, registration: N70364
Injuries: 1 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 AIRCRAFT WAS OVER THE AIRPORT AT 2,000 FEET MSL WHEN THE ENGINE QUIT. THE AIRCRAFT CRASHED ONE MILE NORTH OF THE AIRPORT. EXAMINATION OF THE AIRCRAFT ENGINE REVEALED A BROKEN THROTTLE CONTROL WHICH WOULD CAUSE THE ENGINE TO GO TO IDLE.

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

THROTTLE/POWER LEVER,LINKAGE..SEPARATION

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

PLANNED APPROACH..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..FROZEN


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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