NTSB Identification: MKC84LA070.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23516.
Accident occurred Saturday, February 04, 1984 in DERBY, KS
Aircraft: CESSNA 182, registration: N6466A
Injuries: 3 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.

DURING AN APCH FROM THE SOUTH IN GUSTY WIND CONDITIONS, THE ACFT CROSSED OVER WIRES & SHRUBBERY WITH 20 DEG OF FLAPS. THE PLT REPORTED THAT BEFORE REACHING THE RWY, THE'LOST AIR & DESCENDED STRAIGHT DOWN.' THE ACFT TOUCHED DOWN IN MUD, SHORT OF THE RWY. THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED & THE ACFT SKID ABOUT 15 FT BEFORE COMING TO REST. ABOUT 10 MI NORTHWEST AT WICHITA, KS, THE WIND WAS FROM 320 DEG AT 14 GUSTING 21 KTS.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..UNFAVORABLE WIND



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..FOG


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WET

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