NTSB Identification: LAX84LA177.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23541.
Accident occurred Monday, February 13, 1984 in MAMMOTH LAKES, GA
Aircraft: CESSNA 182L, registration: N3194R
Injuries: 1 Minor,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 REPORTED THAT THE ACFT WAS BLOWN OVER AS HE TAXIED FOR TAKEOFF. ALSO, HE REPORTED THE WIND TO BE FROM 200 DEGREES AT 20 KTS. THE RECORDED WIND FROM 180 DEGREES AT KTS GUSTING TO 40 KTS. THE MAXIMUM DEMONSTRATED CROSSWIND COMPONENT FOR THIS ACFT IS 15 KTS FOR LANDING AND 20 KTS FOR TAKEOFF.

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

PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER ASSISTANCE..NOT OBTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

OVERCONFIDENCE IN AIRCRAFT'S ABILITY..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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