NTSB Identification: MKC86LA079.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30075.
Accident occurred Friday, April 04, 1986 in NESS CITY, KS
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N9866G
Injuries: 1 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 WAS LANDING TO THE NORTH WITH A WIND FROM THE WEST-NORTHWEST AT 15 KNOTS, GUSTING TO 20 KNOTS. THE PILOT STATED THAT HE HAD FULL AILERON INTO THE WIND AND DESPITE THIS ACTION, THE WING RAISED UP BY A STRONG GUST AND AIRPLANE FLIPPED OVER TO THE INVERTED POSITION.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..NOT POSSIBLE..PILOT IN COMMAND
WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND
WIND INFORMATION..CONFLICTING..PILOT IN COMMAND
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