NTSB Identification: SEA86LA206.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32219.
Accident occurred Wednesday, August 13, 1986 in PRAIRIE CITY, OR
Aircraft: CESSNA 340, registration: N2696U
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 PLT WAS ATTEMPTING TO LAND THE ACFT ON AN UNLIT AIRSTRIP DURING DUSK CONDITIONS. WHILE ATTEMPTING TO ALIGN THE ACFT WITH THE CENTER OF THE 30 FOOT WIDE AIRSTRIP THE PLT HEARD THE STALL WARNING HORN SOUNDING. DURING AN ATTEMPTED GO AROUND AN INADVERTENT STALL WAS ENTERED AND THE ACFT WAS TOO LOW TO RECOVER.

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

STALL..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DAWN

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