NTSB Identification: ANC85LA089.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27452.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 02, 1985 in SOLDOTNA, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N65928
Injuries: 4 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 ACFT SUSTAINED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE WHEN THE PILOT LOST CONTROL OF THE ACFT AND NOSED OVER ON ITS BACK. THE WEATHER WAS VMC BUT THE PILOT SAID HE ENCOUNTERED A GUST AND CROSSWIND DURING LANDING.

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

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND

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

WIND INFORMATION..NOT UNDERSTOOD..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..IMPROPER..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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

AIRSPEED..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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