NTSB Identification: ANC89LA014.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37376.
Accident occurred Tuesday, October 25, 1988 in SOLDOTNA, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/02/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA TU206A, registration: N4850F
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 ATP CERTIFICATED PILOT AND HIS TWO PASSENGERS WERE RETURNING FROM A HUNTING TRIP WHEN THE TURBOCHARGED CESSNA 206 CAUGHT FIRE SOON AFTER LANDING. THE PILOT STATED THAT THE ENGINE QUIT DURING THE LANDING ROLL AND AN ATTEMPT AT RESTARTING THE ENGINE AS THE AIRPLANE CLEARED THE RUNWAY WAS UNSUCCESSFUL. SHORTLY AFTER THE RESTART ATTEMPT, A FIRE STARTED IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT. NO FIRE EXTINGUISHER WAS ONBOARD THE AIRPLANE AT THE TIME THAT THE FIRE STARTED AND THE FIRE WAS NOT EXTINGUISHED UNTIL LOCAL FIRE FIGHTERS ARRIVED.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:FLUID,FUEL..LEAK
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:ENGINE ASSEMBLY..FIRE
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