NTSB Identification: FTW87LA006.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31428.
Accident occurred Sunday, October 19, 1986 in JACKSBORO, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 177, registration: N29589
Injuries: 3 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 PILOT REPORTS THAT AFTER A HARD LANDING, THE AIRCRAFT BALLOONED, BOUNCED HARD AND VEERED OFF THE RUNWAY DUE TO GUSTY CROSSWINDS. THE WINDS FOR THE AREA WERE REPORTED TO BE FROM 140 DEGREES AT 11 KNOTS WITH NO GUSTS.

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

FLARE..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OVERCONFIDENCE IN PERSONAL ABILITY..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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