NTSB Identification: ANC86LA004.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28874.
Nonscheduled 14 CFR
Accident occurred Wednesday, October 16, 1985 in TANANA, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA 206, registration: N35851
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.

WHILE EN ROUTE, THE ENG LOST POWER, SO THE PLT MADE AN EMERGENCY LANDING ON A GRAVEL BAR. DURING THE LANDING, THE ACFT NOSED OVER & CAME TO REST IN WATER. AN EXAM REVEALED THAT THE FUEL SUMPS & LINES WERE FROZEN & THERE WAS ICE IN THE FUEL PUMP.

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLUID,FUEL..ICE

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

FLUID,FUEL..STARVATION


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WET



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