NTSB Identification: MKC86LA200.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31925.
Accident occurred Sunday, September 28, 1986 in LEXINGTON, MO
Aircraft: CESSNA 182A, registration: N6175B
Injuries: 1 Minor.

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 STUDENT PLT HAD TAKEN THE ACFT WITHOUT THE OWNER'S PERMISSION & TAXIED ONTO A SOD RWY. HE RPRTD THAT THE ACFT ALMOST BECAME MIRED IN MUD ON THE SOD RWY, SO HE ADDED FULL POWER. THE ACFT ACCELERATED FORWARD RAPIDLY AND THE STUDENT LOST CONTROL. THE ACFT VEERED OFF TO THE SIDE OF THE RWY WHERE THE NOSE WHEEL COLLAPSED AFTER ENCOUNTERING ROUGH AND UNEVEN TERRAIN. THE ACFT NOSED DOWN MOMENTARILY, THEN A GUST OF WIND BLEW IT OVER TO AN INVERTED POSITION. THE WIND WAS REPORTED GUSTING TO 18 KNOTS.

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..ROUGH/UNEVEN


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND


Contributing Factors

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


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

Index for Sep1986 | Index of months