NTSB Identification: MKC85LA126.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28751.
Accident occurred Saturday, June 08, 1985 in BROADWATER, NE
Aircraft: CESSNA A-188-B, registration: N4868R
Injuries: 1 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.

AG PLT REPORTS THAT THE ACFT WOULD NOT CLIMB FAST ENOUGH AFTER TAKEOFF TO CLEAR TREE STUMPS OFF THE END OF THE RUNWAY AT HIS AG STRIP. THE DENSITY ALTITUDE WAS ABOUT 6,000 AND THE PLT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT A LIGHTER LOAD WOULD HAVE ALLOWED THE ACFT TO CLIMB FAST ENOUGH TO CLEAR THE OBSTRUCTION.

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

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRCRAFT WEIGHT AND BALANCE..NOT CORRECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRCRAFT PERFORMANCE,CLIMB CAPABILITY..EXCEEDED

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

PROPER CLIMB RATE..NOT POSSIBLE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PERFORMANCE DATA..NOT IDENTIFIED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH DENSITY ALTITUDE

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