NTSB Identification: SEA86LA067.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30297.
Accident occurred Thursday, February 27, 1986 in KETCHIKAN, AK
Aircraft: GULFSTREAM 690C, registration: N840SM
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.

WHILE AT 4700 FT MSL, ON A DME HOLD AWAITING CLEARANCE FOR AN ILS/DME APCH, SEVERE TURBULENCE WAS ENCOUNTERED. THE PLT WAS AWARE OF TURBULENCE IN THE AREA.

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

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND

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

FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WEATHER CONDITION..TURBULENCE IN CLOUDS

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

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

Index for Feb1986 | Index of months