NTSB Identification: ANC87LA155.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34071.
Accident occurred Friday, September 11, 1987 in ANCHORAGE, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/27/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 182, registration: N2192R
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 STATED THAT AFTER TOUCHDOWN ON THE GRAVEL BAR HE LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT CAUSING THE AIRCRAFT TO NOSE OVER ON ITS BACK. HE ALSO INDICATED THAT THE STRIP WAS SOFT AND THE NOSE WHEEL DUG IN AFTER TOUCHDOWN.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..LOOSE GRAVEL/SANDY


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT

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