NTSB Identification: DEN85LA194.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30194.
Accident occurred Saturday, July 20, 1985 in KALISPELL, MT
Aircraft: CESSNA 170B, registration: N5414C
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 PLT WAS RETURNING FROM A LOCAL PLEASURE FLT, IT WAS A HOT DAY. THE PLT SAID THAT HE INADVERTENTLY LEVELED THE ACFT APRX 10 FT HIGH. HE SAID THE ACFT STALLED CAUSING A HARD LANDING. THE IMPACT CAUSED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE TO THE ACFT.

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

STALL..PREMATURE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLARE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TEMPERATURE EXTREMES


Contributing Factors

AIRSPEED..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

ALTITUDE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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