NTSB Identification: ANC86LA139.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31256.
Accident occurred Friday, August 29, 1986 in SUSITNA RIVER, AK
Aircraft: BELLANCA 8KCAB, registration: N1177E
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 WAS DEMONSTRATING INVERTED FLIGHT TO THE STUDENT PILOT AND AFTER ONE MINUTE OF FLIGHT IN THAT ATTITUDE THE ENGINE BEGAN TO RUN ROUGH AND THEN FINALLY FAILED. THE PILOT PERFORMED A FORCED LANDING AND DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE AIRPLANE NOSED OVER.

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

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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

PROCEDURES/DIRECTIVES..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLIGHT MANUALS..NOT UNDERSTOOD..PILOT IN COMMAND

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