NTSB Identification: FTW86FRG16.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29920.
Accident occurred Wednesday, March 05, 1986 in MCALLEN, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA U206F, registration: N8502Q
Injuries: 1 Minor.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

ON 03-05-86 AT 0854 CST A CESSNA U206F, N8502Q, WAS SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED ON LANDING ROLLOUT AT MILLER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN MCALLEN, TEXAS. THERE WAS NO FIRE AND THE PILOT RECEIVED MINOR INJURIES WHEN THE ELECTRONICS CARGO FELL UPON HIM AS THE AIRCRAFT FLIPPED OVER ON ITS BACK. PERSONNEL OF MCALLEN CONTROL TOWER REPORTED THAT THE AIRCRAFT APPEARED TO PORPOISE ON ROLLOUT. THE NOSE LANDING WHEEL AND FORK ASSEMBLY WERE SHEARED OFF. THE AIRCRAFT LEFT THE RUNWAY AND FLIPPED OVER ON ITS BACK APPROXIMATELY 2500 FT. FROM THE APPROACH END OF RUNWAY 13.

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

FLARE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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:

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..NOT CORRECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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