NTSB Identification: ATL85LA163.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27915.
Accident occurred Thursday, May 09, 1985 in DOVER, TN
Aircraft: CESSNA 182A, registration: N3937D
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 STUDENT PLT AND HIS PAX, A PRIVATE PLT, FLEW TO ANOTHER ARPT AND MADE SEVERAL TAKEOFFS AND LANDINGS. THEN RETURNED TO THE PRIVATE AIRSTRIP WHERE THEIR FLIGHT HAD ORIGINATED. THE STUDENT PLT WAS AT THE CONTROLS ON THIS APCH. AFTER TOUCHDOWN THE ACFT BECAME AIRBORNE AFTER PASSING OVER SOME BUMPS IN THE RUNWAY AND HE ADDED POWER. THE ACFT WAS LANDED AGAIN AND THE BRAKES WERE USED IN AN ATTEMPT TO STOP THE ACFT. THE BRAKES PULLED TO THE RIGHT AND THE ACFT SWERVED INTO A TREE STUMP THEN NOSED INTO A BANK ALONG SIDE THE RUNWAY.

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

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..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

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

AIRSPEED..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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