NTSB Identification: NYC87LA148.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34860.
Accident occurred Saturday, May 16, 1987 in HONEOYE FALLS, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/25/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 182, registration: N6298A
Injuries: 4 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 ACFT WAS LANDED ON A 1695 FT TURF RUNWAY WITH DEW COVERED GRASS THAT WAS APRX 3 INCHES TALL. AFTER TOUCHDOWN, THE PLT APPLIED BRAKES, BUT THE ACFT SKIDDED ABOUT 1000 FT, WENT OFF THE DEP END OF THE RWY & COLLIDED WITH A TRAILER. THE TRAILER WAS MOVED ABOUT 15 FT BY IMPACT. APRX 11 MI NNW AT ROCHESTER, THE 0854 WIND WAS FROM 190 DEG AT 7 KTS. THE ARPT/FACILITY DIRECTORY NOTED 'RWY 01: TREES.'

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

PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WRONG RUNWAY..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..VEHICLE


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH OBSTRUCTION(S)


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..WET

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