NTSB Identification: ANC88LA006.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34366.
Nonscheduled 14 CFR
Accident occurred Wednesday, October 14, 1987 in TIN CITY, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/07/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 207A, registration: N91021
Injuries: 5 Minor.

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 THE WIND WAS A DIRECT CROSSWIND AND THE VELOCITY WAS 30 KNOTS GUSTING TO 38 KNOTS. DURING THE TAKE OFF ROLL, THE AIRPLANE LIFTED OFF THE GROUND AND THEN SETTLED AND RAN OFF THE END OF THE RUNWAY.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND


Contributing Factors

WIND INFORMATION..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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