NTSB Identification: ANC87LA071.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33730.
Accident occurred Saturday, May 16, 1987 in TALKEETNA, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/05/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 182A, registration: N4600W
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 WAS TARDY WHEN DECIDING TO ABORT THE TAKEOFF ATTEMPT FROM A ROUGH SHORT STRIP. THE AIRPLANE RAN INTO SOFT OVER-RUN AND NOSED OVER.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ABORT..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

AIRCRAFT PERFORMANCE,TAKEOFF CAPABILITY..INADEQUATE

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