NTSB Identification: SEA86LA244.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32218.
Accident occurred Saturday, September 13, 1986 in RED'S HORSE RAN, OR
Aircraft: CESSNA 172 M, registration: N12135
Injuries: 3 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 WAS ATTEMPTING TO DEPART AN AIRSTRIP WITH A STRONG TAIL WIND. 10 TO 20 FEET AGL THE AIRCRAFT DESCENDED BACK ONTO THE GROUND TO THE RIGHT OF THE AIRSTRIP, BOUNCED, ROLLED THROUGH A WIRE FENCE AND ONTO SOFT MUDDY TERRAIN. THE NOSE WHEEL DUG INTO THE MUD AND THE AIRCRAFT NOSED OVER INVERTED.

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

FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER..INTENTIONAL..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH DENSITY ALTITUDE

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