NTSB Identification: ANC86LA154.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31639.
Accident occurred Saturday, September 13, 1986 in GLENNALLEN, AK
Aircraft: PIPER PA-18, registration: N2665P
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 RPRTD THAT HE HAD FLOWN TO THE STRIP A LONG TIME AGO & DID NOT KNOW THAT IT HAD DETERIORATED. DURING THE LANDING, THE ACFT RAN INTO HOLES. SUBSEQUENTLY, THE MAIN GEAR & ONE LIFT STRUT WERE DAMAGED.

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..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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