NTSB Identification: ANC86LA144.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31992.
Accident occurred Friday, September 05, 1986 in BIG DELTA, AK
Aircraft: CHAMPION 8GCBC, registration: N8575V
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 PLT ATTEMPTED TO LAND ON A GRAVEL BAR DURING A HUNTING FLT. HE FAILED TO SEE A WASH/DITCH ON THE BAR AND THE RIGHT MAIN GEAR COLLAPSED UPON CONTACTING IT. THE ACFT THEN ROLLED INVERTED.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH

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