NTSB Identification: ANC86LA164.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31640.
Accident occurred Tuesday, September 09, 1986 in WILLOW, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA 195A, registration: N9342A
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 REPORTED THAT WHILE DEMONSTRATING HIGH SPEED TAXI, THE AIRPLANE VEERED TO THE LEFT, ENTERED AN OPEN TRENCH, AND WAS DAMAGED. AN EXAM OF THE FLIGHT CONTROL AND BRAKE SYSTEMS REVEALED NO PRE-ACCIDENT MECHANICAL MALFUNCTION OR FAILURE.

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..LOOSE GRAVEL/SANDY

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