NTSB Identification: ANC85LA128.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28271.
Accident occurred Tuesday, July 16, 1985 in PORTAGE, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA A-185F, registration: N4611E
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.

ACFT ATTEMPTED TO LAND ON INLET MUD FLATS & NOSED OVER FOLLOWING A REPORTED ROUGH RUNNING ENGINE.

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

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT

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

AIRSPEED..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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