NTSB Identification: SEA85LA141.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28687.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 16, 1985 in NORTH PLAINS, OR
Aircraft: GREAT LAKES 2T-1A-2, registration: N44SJ
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.

AN OVERRUN OCCURRED DUE TO EXCESS SPEED AND TOUCHING DOWN 1/4 OF THE WAY DOWN THE 2100 FOOT GLIDER STRIP. THE AIRCRAFT ROLLED ONTO TWO FOOT HIGH ALFALFA WHERE IT THEN NOSED OVER. THE PILOT PREVIOUSLY LANDED GLIDERS ON THE GLIDERPORT BUT NEVER AN ENGINE POWERED AIRCRAFT.

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..CROP

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