NTSB Identification: ANC86LA150.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31253.
Accident occurred Thursday, September 11, 1986 in BRADLEY LAKE, AK
Aircraft: BELLANCA 8GCBC, registration: N86992
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.

DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE PILOT LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT CAUSING THE AIRCRAFT TO VEER TO THE RIGHT AND NOSED OVER ON ITS BACK. THE PLT WAS LANDING OFF THE ARPT ON A SAND/GRAVEL BAR AND DUE TO THE ROUGH AND UNEVEN NATURE OF THE TERRAIN WAS UNABLE TO MAINTAIN DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE ACFT.

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

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..LOOSE GRAVEL/SANDY


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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