NTSB Identification: ANC89LA006.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37375.
Nonscheduled 14 CFR
Accident occurred Wednesday, October 05, 1988 in EAGLE, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/06/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 206, registration: N734GW
Injuries: 2 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-IN-COMMAND WAS ATTEMPTING TO AIR DROP GROCERIES TO A MINING SITE AND A BOX OF BREAD HIT THE HORIZONTAL STABILIZER. THE AIRCRAFT RETURNED AND LANDED UNEVENTFULLY AT EAGLE AIRPORT.

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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