NTSB Identification: SEA85LA226.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29204.
Accident occurred Tuesday, September 24, 1985 in FERNLY, NV
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N52202
Injuries: 1 Minor.

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 ACFT'S WINDSCREEN WAS STRUCK BY A BIRD AND WAS BLOWN OUT INJURING THE PLT. THE PLT HAD DIFFICULTY KEEPING THE ACFT AIRBORNE AND A FORCED LANDING WAS MADE. THE ACFT NOSED OVER DURING THE LANDING ROLLOUT ON SOFT TERRAIN.

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

OBJECT..BIRD(S)


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DUSK


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT

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