NTSB Identification: SEA85LA221.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29047.
Accident occurred Saturday, September 21, 1985 in WINNEMUCCA, NV
Aircraft: CESSNA 170B, registration: N1930C
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.

THE PLT WAS ATTMEPTING TO DEPART RWY 02 AND THE WIND WAS FROM 300 DEGS AT 15 KTS GUSTING TO 20 KTS. DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE ACFT WAS NOT MAINTAINED AND IT VEERED OFF THE SIDE OF THE RWY DURING THE TAKEOFF GROUND RUN.

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:

WEATHER EVALUATION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ABORTED TAKEOFF..NOT SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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