NTSB Identification: ANC84LA062.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24398.
Accident occurred Monday, May 07, 1984 in ESTER, AK
Aircraft: PIPER PA-20, registration: N7763K
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.

THE PLT MADED AN OFF-ARPT LANDING ON A FROZEN RIVER WITH AN 'OVERFLOW.' DURING THE ROLLOUT, THE ACFT HIT A 12 INCH DEEP POCKET OF SLUSH & NOSED OVER.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SLUSH COVERED


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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