NTSB Identification: LAX84LA143.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23571.
Accident occurred Wednesday, January 18, 1984 in SANTA CRUZI IL, CA
Aircraft: CESSNA 206, registration: N733VQ
Injuries: 3 Serious.

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 OVERRAN THE LANDING AREA AND NOSED OVER. THE LANDING AREA WAS ON GRASSY ROLLING TERRAIN WHICH WAS DOWNHILL FROMTHE TOUCHDOWN POINT. WINDS FROM STATIONS IN THE AREA WERE FROM A WESTERLY COMPONENT AND THE LANDING WAS TO THE EAST.

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..EXCEEDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

LACK OF FAMILIARITY WITH GEOGRAPHIC AREA..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER ALIGNMENT..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DOWNHILL


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIDDEN OBSTRUCTION(S)


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND

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