NTSB Identification: SEA84LA072.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24906.
Accident occurred Friday, March 16, 1984 in KENNEWICK, WA
Aircraft: CESSNA A185F, registration: N9328N
Injuries: 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 WAS PERFORMING TOUCH AND GO LANDINGS WHEN HE LOST CONTROL OF THE ACFT AND GROUNDLOOPED. THE WIND WAS GUSTING TO 15 KTS.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TOUCH-AND-GO..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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