NTSB Identification: FTW85LA223.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28096.
Accident occurred Monday, May 13, 1985 in AUSTIN, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 210D, registration: N3835Y
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 PLT TOUCHED DOWN LONG ON RWY 17 WITH 30 DEGS OF FLAPS, APPARENTLY GOIND DOWNWIND. HE ATTEMPTED A GO-AROUND, DRIFTED TO THE RIGHT AND THE LEFT MAIN GEAR HIT A LARGE BOULDER SEPARATING THE GEAR FROM THE ACFT. THE PLT THEN FLEW TO ANOTHER NEARBY ARPT AND LANDED ON RWY 35 WITH A 050 DEG WIND OF 6 KTS. THE ACFT ROLLED/SLID TO A STOP ON ITS RIGHT MAIN, NOSE GEAR AND LEFT WING TIP.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND


Contributing Factors

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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