NTSB Identification: ANC86LA165.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31591.
Nonscheduled 14 CFR
Accident occurred Thursday, September 25, 1986 in HANNING BAY, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA A185F, registration: N4611E
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 PILOT REPORTED THAT DURING A LANDING, THE AIRPLANE ENCOUNTERED A STRONG, GUSTY CROSSWIND JUST AFTER TOUCHDOWN, THEN NOSED OVER. THE WIND WAS REPORTED TO BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 5 KTS WITH GUSTS AND LIGHT TURBULENCE.

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

PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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