NTSB Identification: DEN88LA118.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36451.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 01, 1988 in GETTYSBURG, SD
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/09/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 180, registration: N2123Z
Injuries: 3 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 COMMERCIAL PLT AND TWO PASSENGERS WERE FLYING TO A FISHING CAMP. DURING LANDING ROLL THE PLT APPLIED BRAKES TO TURN OFF THE RUNWAY. THE NOSE GOT TOO FAR AROUND AND DIRECTIONAL CONTROL WAS LOST. THE AIRPLANE GROUND LOOPED TO THE LEFT. THE RIGHT WING, RIGHT LANDING GEAR AND RIGHT ELEVATOR WERE DAMAGED. THE PLT REPORTED THAT THE WIND WAS LIGHT AND VARIABLE.

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

BRAKES(NORMAL)..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..GRASS

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