NTSB Identification: SEA85LA200.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29098.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 17, 1985 in BUXTON, OR
Aircraft: CESSNA 180A, registration: N9607B
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.

THE PILOT MISJUDGED HIS TOUCHDOWN POINT ON THE 1,000 FOOT AIRSTRIP AND HAD AN EXCESS OF AIRSPEED. AND OVERRUN OCCURRED AND THE AIRCRAFT WENT DOWN AN EMBANKMENT. AT THE TIME OF TOUCHDOWN, THERE WAS ONLY ABOUT 4 KTS OF HEADWIND AVAILABLE.

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

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


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND

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